Rega, the Swiss Air Ambulance, comes to the aid of people in distress, providing immediate and comprehensive professional medical services by air. In order to facilitate this, it employs state-of-the-art operating resources, such as helicopters and air-ambulances. Rega’s workforce comprises qualified, experienced staff who act according to medical necessity and in the interest of patients.
All transport decisions by Rega are solely based on the medical situation of patients.
Rega is a privately run, non-profit foundation, which operates independently of the State or of financial interests. Rega is supported and funded by its patrons, whose contributions uphold Rega’s services and keep the aircraft in the air.