Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

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October 9, 2013

Helicopter move won’t affect service

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Oct. 9, 2013 —

The blue AE 130 recently replaced the familiar red A Star, another positive change.

“The new ship offers a larger patient care area, and we can take along family member if we have to fly out a child or something,” McKee said. “It's been really exciting to get this big new aircraft and we think the move will work a lot better for us and our patients.”

Air Methods has more than 300 bases of operations that serve 48 states. The company operates eight maintenance centers throughout the nation and a national communications center.

Leeann Akers can be reached at lakers@journal-times.com or by phone at 474-5101.

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