AW-109S Trekker EMS (Emergency Medical Service) First flight: 2002 © Konstantinos Panitsidis

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A light twin-engine medical helicopter developed by the Italian company Agusta based on the AW-109 Grand.
The helicopter is equipped with a medical module with the ability to transport up to one victim with accompanying medical personnel and provide emergency medical assistance on board the helicopter on the ground and in flight.
The helicopter can carry one stretchers with injured and the accompanying medical staff. The aircraft can also carry an incubator for the transport of newborns or the negative pressure chamber (special capsule for transporting patients with infectious diseases).

 

One of the two Agusta AW-109S Trekker with EKAB colors, is a donation of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. The two S Agusta AW-109S belong to in HAF, with air base Elefsina © Konstantinos Panitsidis

One of the two Agusta AW-109S Trekker with EKAB colors, is a donation of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. The two S Agusta AW-109S belong to in HAF, with air base Elefsina.

 

Medical helicopter (Emergency Medical Service) Agusta AW-109S Trekker of the National Ambulance Center of Greece. Both aircraft with s/n 22701 and 22704 were delivered in 2020-2021 © Konstantinos Panitsidis

Medical helicopter (Emergency Medical Service) Agusta AW-109S Trekker of the National Ambulance Center of Greece. Both aircraft with s/n 22701 and 22704 were delivered in 2020-2021.

 


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AW-109S Trekker © Konstantinos Panitsidis


 


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS 

DESIGNER
Agusta
COUNTRY
Italy
TYPE
Emergency Medical Service
CREW
1-2
POWER-PLANT
2 x Pratt & Whitney Canada PW207C
Power, kW (shp)
2 x 548 (2 x 735)
DIMENSIONS
 
Length, m
12,96 (11,648)
Main rotor diameter , m
10,83
Tail rotor diameter, m
1,940
Width, m
3,29
Height, m
3,395
WEIGHT
 
Empty, kg
1.870
Normal take-off, kg
3.175
Maximum take-off, kg
3.200
Useful load, kg
563
PERFORMANCE
 
Maximum speed, km/h
302
Cruising speed, (S.L.), km/h
289
Range, (with fuel 699 lt, H=1524 m), km
706
Service ceiling, m
4.880
Static ceiling, m
4.750
Rate of climb, (S.L.), m/s
8,8
Maximum endurance
(with fuel 699 lt, H=1524 m), h
3 h 40 min
Payload, kg
ARMAMENT
-

 


PHOTOS  AW-109S Trekker Emergency Medical Service. International Defence & Security Exhibition (DEFEA 2021, Greece, Athens)