FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 1, 2017
Contact: Dawn Cerbone
SVP. Sales and Marketing
Phone: 954-730-9300 Ext. 213
REVA, Inc., the largest dedicated, fixed-wing, aero-medical services provider in the Americas, is pleased to announce a ribbon-cutting ceremony to inaugurate the addition of Hawker 800XP, mid-sized jets, to its Northeast base of operations at Schenectady County Airport (SCH).
The ceremony will take place on September 12th at 3:30 PM in the REVA hangar at the Richmor Aviation FBO, 19 Airport Road, Hangar 2A – Scotia, NY 12302, and a BBQ sponsored by Richmor Aviation will follow the ceremony.
REVA is pleased to base its Northeast operation at the expanded Richmor Aviation FBO, now with a 14,000-sq. ft. hangar. Additionally, the work of New York’s US Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, who spearheaded the effort to secure the federal, state, and county $3.5 million-dollar expansion and improvements of the main SCH runway, is appreciated. Assemblywoman Mary Beth Walsh of the 112th NY State Assembly District, will be present and celebrating with us at the ceremony. “The expansion of REVA’s Northeast Air Operations Center at the Schenectady County Airport in Scotia is truly a cause for celebration,” said Assemblywoman Mary Beth Walsh. “I applaud REVA for its continued investment in this facility, and look forward to supporting this worthy organization’s worldwide air-ambulance services.”
The establishment of the REVA base has also brought local employment opportunities to the area. Seven (7) Hawker pilots and 21 medical personnel now call SCH their work home. Clients have reported that they are pleased REVA is well poised to provide vital aero-medical transport to Bermuda, the Caribbean, Europe and beyond. with the longer-range Hawkers.
The expansion and improvements make Schenectady County Airport the right Northeast home for REVA.
REVA, Inc. employs over 300 air-ambulance service professionals who deliver caring, efficient, and medically-sound jet and fixed-wing flight services from bases throughout North America including the Caribbean. REVA, Inc., has completed more than 25,000 medical transports that include time-sensitive organ deliveries, trauma response, and intensive-care connections in addition to private charters associated with medical tourism, cruise-line passenger emergencies, and philanthropic efforts. REVA, Inc. has earned over a dozen top industry honors and recognitions from NAAMTA, EURAMI, International Assistance Group, ARGUS Platinum as well as the AAMS Fixed Wing Award of Excellence, ACE Safety Award, ITIJ 2015 Air Ambulance Provider of the Year Award and ITIJ 2016 Air Ambulance Provider of the Year Award Finalist.
REVA, Inc. and its air-ambulance services are licensed by U.S. and international agencies including U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (Certificate #O2JA595N), Canadian Transportation Agency International License; and U.S. Treasury Cuban operation authorization. Through individual and corporate affiliations, the staff and fleet uphold professional performance standards.
To learn more about REVA, Inc., and its worldwide services:
On the Web: www.flyreva.com
By phone: 1-954-730-9300 & Toll Free: 1-800-752-4195