Airlift Northwest coming to Davenport
Helicopter base to be constructed at airport
Last updated 3/4/2022 at 9:55am
DAVENPORT-A new helicopter base operated by Airlift Northwest will be constructed at the Municipal Airport here this summer. The nonprofit air medical transport owned by UW Medicine will begin providing services around Central and Eastern Washington based in Davenport.
Airlift Northwest provides helicopter and fixed-wing plane transports. Locally, they will mostly transport patients to hospitals in Spokane, according to city manager Steve Goemmel.
Air transport crews will be based in Davenport permanently at the base, which will include a helicopter hangar and housing building. Crews will...