MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – SouthFlight is using a backup aircraft while their helicopter is undergoing routine maintenance.
SouthFlight is currently using a helicopter from LifeNet in South Carolina. The helicopter is a regional spare unit.
SouthFlight is still able to respond to emergency needs. The SouthFlight helicopter is undergoing its 600-hour maintenance inspection, which could take several weeks to complete.