Green light for ambulance helicopter night flights

The government has reversed a ban on night flying for two of the country’s airborne ambulance services.

Plans to allow helicopter ambulances to make night flights to and from Amsterdam and Groningen hospitals were earlier rejected on safety grounds.

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