A109 Quick Change Patient Evacuation Kit
With the Quick change Patient evacuation System the AW109 rotorcraft can be modified to accommodate a quick removable patient evacuation system, on the left-hand side of the cabin at the place of two seats.
The installation consists of a box attached to the existing seats attachments, with three storages (two outboard, and 1 inboard forward) for miscellaneous medical equipment’s and one (aft inboard) for the relocation of two life vests.
It includes an interface support to the existing AFT VIP Seat and one foldable leg which will be installed on top of the existing seat track.
The Quick Change Patient Evacuation Kit is equipped with a leg belt and a 4 point shoulder harness. The attachments (forward legs, aft structure and belting attachments) are made of metallic parts.
The storage box is made of sandwich panels and offers space for medical equipment and carry-on items. As a special feature can be mentioned that no modification of the primary structure is required for the installation of the kit.