Hospital Wing Pilots

1 Chief Pilot, 1 Assistant Chief and 28 Pilots. The average Hospital Wing pilot has:

  • Airline Transport Rating
  • 26 years of flying experience
  • 6717 hours of flying time

The requirements to be a pilot at Hospital Wing are:

  • Commercial Pilot: Helicopter Rating
  • Helicopter Instrument Rating
  • Minimum Flight Time: 3000 Hours Total, 2000 Hours Helicopter, 1000 Hours Turbine Engine Time

Before being assigned to flight duty:

  • Must complete 35 hours of ground and flight training
  • Must pass a proficiency test

Annual Recurrent Training:

  • Complete Eurocopter Factory Pilot Refresher training
  • Complete 19 hours of ground flight training
  • Must pass a proficiency check.