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4 Medical assistance by air
Transporting medical assistance around the clock Sixty years of medical care in the field of air rescue – already Rega’s pioneers succeeded in achieving the impossible. Rega has remained true to this credo. Thanks to high-tech equipment, it can even rescue critically-ill patients.
8 Assistance worldwide
…Issue no. 77, November 2011
Swiss Air-Rescue Patrons’ Magazine
Incubator transport High-tech transport for the very youngest of patients
Report Fish – heart – Rega
A look back A flight into the unknown
High-tech transport for the very youngest of patients Every year, Rega uses special infant incubators to transport a…
…Guided Tour Information
Would you like to visit the Rega helicopter base Zweisimmen with a group? Below you can find the most important information about our guided tours in the Simmental.
• Presentation about Rega • Viewing of the base with the helicopter hangar • Viewing of the rescue helicopter (if not in operation) • Screening of the…
… This is particularly the case in steep, impassable or wooded areas – and happens about 1,400 times a year. In order to ensure that every hand
movement is just right, the Rega crews regularly practise the procedures for a mission with the rescue hoist, both during the day and at night.
Regular training is essential
The use of the individual…
… the field of air rescue. It is compactly built and is also renowned for its endurance and reliability. The EC135 rescue helicopter is equipped with a rescue hoist and Rega-specific medical equipment. It operates in the Geneva region and will be replaced by a new, state-of-the-art five-bladed Airbus H145 helicopter by 2025.
…Contact form for donations
Do you have any questions about donations? Then please do not hesitate to contact us:
If you have any questions relating to your Rega patronage, please contact our Patronage Centre.
Telephone number 0844 834 844
…Specifying Rega as a donation recipient in the event of bereavement
Would you like to name Rega as a donor recipient in an obituary? Then please use the following bank details:
Schweizerische Rettungsflugwacht Rega IBAN: CH73 0900 0000 1594 0271 5 Note: First name and family name of the deceased person
As the deceased’s next-of-kin, you will help us…
David Müller heads the Communication and Patronage division and is responsible for the flow of information between Rega, its patrons and the general public. The division comprises various departments and teams. The Patronage Centre staff record the personal data of all Rega patrons and are available in person to deal with their queries and concerns. The…
Are you interested in becoming a Rega patron? Have you always wanted to know what the working day of a Rega crew looks like? Or would you simply like to immerse yourself in the world of Rega and learn more about our organisation? Our Events team would be delighted to provide you with information and answer your questions. Come and visit us at our stand –…