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Ambulance of the Flensburg professional fire brigade and the navy at the SanZentrum Flensburg-Mürwik (Bundeswehr Day 2015)

As ambulances (commonly also ambulance or particularly military ambulances in Germany abbreviated as SanKra or Sanka called the Austrian army SanKW ) is called special two-track motor vehicles of rescue and patient transport . They are a subset of the ground-based life - saving appliances .

The following vehicles are ambulances standardized according to EN 1789:

The following vehicles are also referred to as ambulances:

In addition, the military maintains its own ambulance and ambulance transport associations with corresponding vehicles. These are more or less special cases of various ambulances .

See also

Wiktionary: Ambulance  - explanations of meanings, origins of words, synonyms, translations