Nov 20, 2013

'King Hit victim' medivac flight to Perth ex: Bali

Jet City Pty Ltd operated Gates Learjet 35 VH-LJJ msn 35-324 arrived 23.34hrs ex: Ngurah Rai Intl Airport (WADD) Denpasar Bali, Indonesia operating a repatriation medivac flight with Western Australian Surfing proprietor Matt Scarff who was King Hit whilst assisting a female into a taxi.

The Medivac flight from Bali to Perth was allegedly to have cost $80,000 dollars, Mr Scarff not having any medical travel insurances etc...It is reported that the aircraft was to have flown at a low altitude to Perth, as Mr Scarff was noted to be in an induced coma, and flying at a higher altitude could have jeopardized his condition.

We wish Mr Scarff a speedy recovery!