A MAJOR ACTOR IN RESCUE AND PROTECTION MISSIONS
SAF Hélicoptères operates 7 days a week for all types of civilian rescue and protection operations, alongside safety services. Every summer,
SAF Hélicoptères also participates in civil safety missions, such as fire prevention, in France and Europe.
FIELDS OF INTERVENTION
During the whole winter season, our helicopters are on-call 7 days a week in the French Alps. All our emergency rescue pilots have an experience of at least 2,000 flight hours.
These missions are performed at the request of French emergency service «Centre 15» or hospital services. Our teams safely carry emergency service doctors and nurses to the sites concerned. They also ensure emergency medical transfers. SAF Hélicoptères Maroc intervenes for medical emergencies, in direct collaboration with the medical emergency services of Benslimane.
Our helicopters are equipped with belly or flexible tanks suspended under the aircraft for water bombing, to assist ground fire fighters.
PREVENTIVE AVALANCHE BLASTING
After each significant snow fall, SAF Hélicoptères transports mountain explosive experts to clear the slopes of excess snow.