Commercial flight escorts are secondary transport of adult or paediatric patients via a commercial flight.
These transfers involve regularly seated patients as well as stretcher patients.
Commercial flights are defined as any flight involving sale of a ticket to the general public either directly or via a GDS.

Medical Categories

  • Adult Critical Care
  • Paediatric Critical Care
  • Neonatal Critical Care

EURAMI Eligibility Criteria Commercial Escort

Eligibility takes into consideration the following points

  • Operational experience/maturity
  • Personnel & Infrastructure
  • Operational Experience
  • Minimum two years commercial escort operations
  • Minimum of 130 completed medical flights

If the operational experience criteria isn’t fulfilled, the board may debate if 2 out of 3 ‘Alternate points’ will suffice (see below)

Alternate Points

Programs not meeting the above criteria may, nonetheless, apply if two of the following criteria are met:

  1. Proof of previous operational commercial escort capability or experience in air charter for aeromedical transport activity (for instance, a merger or spin-off of prior activity).
  2. More than 75 completed medical flights
  3. Unequivocally positive references/letters of recommendation from two major clients such as:
  • Medical assistance companies
  • Government bodies
  • Insurance companies
  • Other accredited EURAMI programs


Required documents

Personnel and Infrastructure

To qualify for application, the program must show proof of active participation in the following positions:

  • Medical Director, as defined by the EURAMI standard for criteria for the position of Medical Director (please enquire for details).
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Operations DirectorFor the Medical Director:
    Current curriculum vitae.
    Current criminal record documents or other documents proving absence of criminal prosecution or nefarious activity.
    Proof of registration and membership in ‘good standing’ from a national physicians regulatory authority.

    For the CEO:
    Current curriculum vitae.
    Current criminal record documents or other documents proving absence of criminal prosecution or nefarious activity.


Insurance

Medical indemnity insurance policy

All documents must be originals and under six months old.

The registration process must be completed within 3 months.
The three-month period begins on the date EURAMI office staff sends you the link for the registration folder on box.com.

Once received, your application will be forwarded to the board for review.
You will be informed about the board’s decision accordingly.