First Aid and Fire fighting Services are constantly operational while aircrafts are working provided with the most modern aircraft and people first aid and rescue means. All employees have had proper training as to ensure aircraft, pilot, and passenger safety.


This is the only aerodrome in Portugal with a permanent first aid and fire fighting service with teams of four operators each allowing for an immediate response to any event. It also has a helicopter from INEM (Instituto Nacional de Emergência Médica – National Medical Emergency) available 24/7.