Prestige Jet To Provide Medical Flights

 - December 27, 2007, 11:21 AM

United Arab Emirates-based Prestige Jet has signed an agreement to provide EMS flights for Flight Ambulance International (FAI). The company will operate a fleet of Bombardier Learjet 55s from bases in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. FAI is based in Nuremberg, Germany, and provides evacuation flights out of Africa. The Middle East is a growing part of its business, already accounting for 8 percent of operations. Separately, Prestige Jet has signed a contract to have its Hawker Beechcraft and Gulfstream pilots trained at the Emirates-CAE Flight Training facility in Dubai.