Challenger 650 aircraft's adaptability can assist with COVID-19 evacuation flights

Jetflite has announced the Challenger 650 aircraft´s adaptability lends itself to VIP or air ambulance configuration for COVID-19 evacuation flights, the company said.

Bombardier Aviation and Finnish charter operator Jetflite revealed details of how a freshly delivered Challenger 650 business jet was immediately pressed into service to repatriate dozens of patients impacted by COVID-19 as airports and borders around the world shut down.

The aircraft, configured for executive charter service, was delivered to long-time Bombardier customer Wihuri Group, a large Finnish industrial conglomerate, on March 26, 2020. The aircraft is operated by Jetflite, which is owned by Wihuri Group.

Jetflite is part of a large Finnish industrial conglomerate, Wihuri Group. Services include aircraft management and maintenance, VIP corporate charters and air ambulance and evacuation flights all over the world.