Air Ambulance Officially Launched this Morning

A ceremony took place in Rathcoole Aerodrome this morning where Minister for Foreign Affairs, Simon Coveney, officially launched the country’s first charity air ambulance service. Led by the Irish Community Rapid Response charity, it has already been tasked more than 50 times, since it went operational a month ago. The new service will significantly improve response times for medical emergencies. From Rathcoole, it has a response time for most of Munster of under 30 minutes.

New Aeromedical Service Officially Launched in Rathcoole – O’Shea

Listen to the to RTÉ Radio One’s  piece on Morning Ireland about the Air Ambulance this morning, including an interview with womeone who it has helped already, and in interview with the founder John Kearney: [HERE]


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