Mount Kilimanjaro Helicopter Rescue Evacuation

Mount Kilimanjaro Helicopter Rescue Evacuation

MOUNT KILIMANJARO HELICOPTER RESCUE EVACUATION. KiliMedAir the only helicopter-based search and rescue company eager to save lives of people on the Mountain offers the best and modern search and rescue services using helicopters that can fly in any weather. We are making you the hero of our story by making Kilimanjaro the safest tourist destination in Africa.

An emergency medical service to ensure your safety while hiking Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru with helicopters that can be deployed within 5 minutes. We ensure a quick response and guarantee your safety regardless of the season.

KiliMedAir is committed to ensuring safety for Mountaineers and Safari goers in case of distress. We provide reliable helicopter Medivac with EMS 138 configured helicopter (Airbus H125) from remote areas i.e., Mt. Kilimanjaro, Mt. Meru, and all national Parks in Tanzania.

Tourists can secure any trustworthy insurance that covers medical evacuation up to 6000 meters above sea level if they climb Mt.Kilimanjaro to ensure their safety. For safari-goers any travel insurance is applicable.

Just one call through our emergency call center number 0800110172 and our emergency response team will be at your aid


What kind of travel insurance do my clients need for a helicopter evacuation on Mount Kilimanjaro?
– Travel insurance which covers Medical Evacuation up to 6,000 Meters, above sea level. It is very important your clients ask the travel insurance companies to include this in their final prices.

Is the same insurance required for evacuation on Mount Meru?
– If clients are climbing Mt Kilimanjaro and they have proper insurance coverage up to 6000m then they will also be covered on Mt Meru.

What do I do if my client doesn’t have this kind of insurance?
– Ask the client to contact their Travel Insurance company to ensure they will have Medical Evacuation up to 6000m.

Why Standard insurance packages do not cover high altitude trekking?

The risk of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) increases above 2800 Meters, as do the costs of emergency medical services and evacuation.

Is it possible to be evacuated without a proper insurance?

Yes, you can always count on us to help you in case of distress. In case you lack proper insurance coverage, you will be subjected to pay for evacuation costs after you have recovered.

Do I have to submit my insurance policy to my tour operator?

YES, before starting climbing mt. kilimanjaro, you need to submit your insurance details to your tour operator by filling the climbing manifest form this will help us to shorten the emergency response protocol

What kind of insurance is required for evacuation within national parks and game reserves?
– Any travel insurer that lists medical evacuation (altitude detail is unnecessary).