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prБДС EN 13718-2:2015/A1:2019

Medical vehicles and their equipment - Air ambulances - Part 2: Operational and technical requirements for air ambulances

General information

60.55     Dec 15, 2019




European Standard

11.040.01     11.160     49.020  

Appropriate for SMEs


This part of EN 13718 specifies the requirements for performance and equipping for air ambulances, including requirements for interfaces to medical devices used for the transport and treatment of sick or injured persons. This part of EN 13718 is applicable to air ambulances capable of transporting at least one person on a stretcher.
NOTE Requirements are specified for categories of air ambulances based on the different intended use. These are the helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS) the helicopter intensive care medical service (HICAMS) and the fixed wing air ambulance (FWAA).

Directives and Regulations

When the standard is harmonized under a directive or regulation, the word Harmonized appear. When such an inscription does not appear, it means that the standard is related to / supporting the relevant directive or regulation.


Medical devices

Life cycle


БДС EN 13718-2:2015


prБДС EN 13718-2:2015/A1:2019
60.55 Ratification completed (DOR)
Dec 15, 2019

Related project

Adopted from EN 13718-2:2015/FprA1