Malta-Gozo air ambulance to get a major upgrade

Malta’s air ambulance is to get a major upgrade. The new service will be launched next month with a modern helicopter replacing the current one, as well as a new back-up aircraft. The air-ambulance service is used daily to transport patients from Gozo General Hospital to the helipad at St Luke’s Hospital. Dr Nadine Delicata […]

Gozo to Malta helicopter service set to resume ‘soon’

The Gozo to Malta helicopter service is to make a comeback. Flights between the two islands will resume ‘soon’, according to Malta’s tourism minister Konrad Mizzi. Speaking during a visit to the mothballed Gozo Heliport in Xewkija, he said: ‘This is an important service to Gozitans going abroad but also for tourists coming to Malta’. […]

Dramatic moment man is rescued from Gozo cliff

This is the terrifying moment an emergency helicopter rescued a man stranded on a Gozo cliff. The climber, who was left clinging for his life to a rock at Mgarr ix-Xini, was plucked to safety by a helicopter winchman, The man, 58, was airlifted to hospital by an Armed Forces of Malta search and rescue […]