REACH Air Medical Services announced Oct. 8 the expansion of its southern California emergency helicopter service to include a fourth base in Oceanside, Calif., according to a
The aircraft will provide life-saving, 24/7 emergency medical helicopter service in partnership with the City of Oceanside Fire Department. Initially the helicopter will respond from a base at the Oceanside Airport, but the base ultimately will be located at the Oceanside Fire Training Center, said the
REACH operates three other southern California bases in El Centro, Thermal and Upland (a partnership with the City of Upland and Upland Fire), according to the news release.
The aircraft serving Oceanside will be painted and branded to match the color scheme and branding on Oceanside Fires ground equipment, including fire trucks and ambulances.
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