Oct 20, 2015
October 2015 marks another significant milestone in the history of California Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR) with the announcement that the company has chosen the Airbus H135 P3 to replace its remaining four legacy BO105LS helicopters.
Oct 15, 2015
California Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael W. Koenes as the new Director of Safety. Koenes, who has 32 years of helicopter experience, began his career in the U.S.
Jul 02, 2014
California Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR) has named Scott P. Tish as their new Director of Flight Operations, effective July 7, 2014. A veteran pilot of 35 years, Tish’s aviation career began in 1979 as a US Army pilot.
Nov 15, 2013
California Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR) is proud to announce that the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS) has again awarded full accreditation to CALSTAR’s operations.
Jun 17, 2013
Fair Oaks resident Margaret Franklin has been hired as education coordinator for CALSTAR, Tad Henderson, chief operations officer, has announced. Franklin brings a wealth of education and training experience to her new position.
May 18, 2013
Marcus Isbill, a veteran pilot of nearly 30 years, has been named chief pilot for CALSTAR, Jim Arthur, director of flight operations, has announced. Isbill’s aviation career started in 1985 with the U.S. Army.
Apr 22, 2013
A large national coalition of EMS flight crews and fire and law enforcement aircraft operators will be keeping close tabs on a hearing set for April 23 pertaining to California Assembly Bill (AB) 867, sponsored by Mariko Yamada (D-4th District).
Mar 25, 2013
Sacramento based CALSTAR, the largest nonprofit air ambulance on the west coast, is the first air ambulance in the United States to introduce a new “clot stabilizing” treatment to its arsenal of medications.
Feb 27, 2013
Nonprofit Regional Air Medical Service to Unveil New Brand and Initiatives
Aug 30, 2012
California Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR) will unveil its newly acquired Beechcraft B200 Super King Air at the California Capital Air Show, September 8-9. The show takes place at Mather Field in Sacramento.