Now with improved service for Kilimanjaro and Meru climbings, you can climb these peaks with confidence with rescues service in mind. Search and Rescue is a new service on Mount Kilimanjaro to ensure your safety while climbing the mountain. Kilimanjaro Search and Rescue offer the best and modern search and rescue services using helicopters that can fly in any weather. Now Mount Kilimanjaro and Meru are one of the safest tourist destinations to kikke on.
The helicopter will pick you up from the designated area on the mountain, where the medical team will immediately start an in-flight medical treatment. Upon landing at JRO or Moshi Airport there will be transport, to take you to your hotel. If you require further medical attention upon
landing, you will be taken to a modern private High Altitude Medical clinic ideal for Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS).Kilimanjaro SAR accepts insurance with Evacuation coverage up to 6,000 meters above Sea Level.
It is highly recommended that you have insurance that covers emergency evacuation 6,000 meters above Sea Level. Please contact your Travel Insurance Company in order to purchase an insurance plan that WILL cover MEDEVAC up to 6,000 meters. Altitude Africa is technically not providing this service. It is your responsibility to arrange evacuation of up to 6,000 meters above sea level for Kilimanjaro and 5,000 meters above the sea level for Meru.