Regional Express’s (ASX:REX) Pel-Air awarded NSW Air Ambulance contract

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by Rachael Jones

Regional Express (ASX:REX) report that New South Wales Ambulance and Pel-Air have entered into a contract to provide Fixed Wing Patient Transport Services to NSW Ambulance.

The contract has a 10-year operational phase beginning in January 2022.

Pel-Air was awarded a similar contract with Ambulance Victoria in December 2009, and this contract was extended last year until 2023.

Regional Express (Rex) is Australia’s largest independent regional airline operating a fleet of 60 Saab 340 aircraft on some 1,500 weekly flights to 60 destinations throughout all states in Australia.

Shares in Regional Express (ASX:REX) closed flat at $1.08 yesterday.