The Rega fleet
Rega operates 18 helicopters and 3 ambulance jets. The helicopter fleet comprises 6 Airbus Helicopters EC 145 machines, stationed at the lowland bases in Zurich, Basel, Berne and Lausanne, and 11 AgustaWestland Da Vinci located at the mountain bases in Untervaz, Locarno, St. Gallen, Erstfeld, Samedan, Wilderswil, Mollis and Zweisimmen.
At any one time, 5 rescue helicopters are reserve machines, which are either undergoing maintenance or being used for training purposes.
In addition, at the end of 2016, Rega commenced operations with a helicopter of the type, Airbus Helicopters H125, which it uses for training purposes.
The jet fleet comprises 3 aircraft of the same type, the Challenger CL-604.
AgustaWestland Da Vinci
Number of helicopters: 11
Airbus Helicopters EC 145
Number of helicopters: 6
Airbus Helicopters H125
Number of helicopters: 1
Number of ambulance jets: 3
From the air rescue bag to the night-vision goggles: Rega's special equipment.