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WHO WE ARE
ROCKET is a leading Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) provider owning the largest fleet of Helicopter Air Ambulances in South Africa. We are a proud service provider to all the country’s leading Medical Aids, and also serve patients covered by the Road Accident Fund as well as injuries on duty in terms of the COID Act.
We are independent and unaffiliated and proudly patient centric.
WE OWN YOUR CALL
Centralised rescue and emergency management services are supported by our 24-hour in-house call centre.
We are the voice on the line from the time you call, to the time we get to you.
WE ARE COMPLIANCE LEADERS
The only such rotor-wing operator in South Africa to achieve this.
Litson & Associates Gold Standard Safety Award.
We are the first South African rotary-wing operator recipient of this stringent industry standard award.
WE HAVE WORLD CLASS TEAMS
Exceptional aeromedical trauma professionals.
Highly experienced pilots, medical & rescue crew.
WE ARE INDUSTRY FIRSTS
Core rescue and commercial HEMS services. We are the only provider in South Africa to offer these services combined.
SA leaders in NVG (night vision goggles) capabilities.
CORE RESCUE AND COMMERCIAL HEMS SERVICES
Short-haul & Long-line Rescue
First twin-engine commercial HEMS operator in SA licensed by SACAA to provide this service.
Centralised Rescue & Emergency
24-hour in-house call centre to support these services.
Helicopter Emergency Services
24-hour capability. Largest helicopter air ambulance fleet in Africa - offering redundancy. SACAA compliant.