Northern Helicopter GmbH has been engaged in ambulance and intensive care transport by helicopter for more than 25 years. Since 2008, Northern Helicopter’s head office has been located at Emden Airport. NHC Northern Helicopter took over the ambulance helicopter service from the East Frisian Islands to the mainland in October 2008 and carries out more than 900 patient transports per year. In 2011 NHC was the first private aviation company to develop a holistic medical rescue concept for the offshore wind farms in the German Bight and launched it under the product WINDEAcare.
Northern Helicopter GmbH is a company of DRF Luftrettung.