Medifan, a training company for medical professionals, is joining MedAire, the largest global provider of integrated medical and security risk management services for the aviation industry.

The new relationship will extend the suite of products and services available to Medifan clients, and provide MedAire, an International SOS company, an enhanced presence in Central Europe. Medifan staff will join the MedAire team and Medifan founder, Dr. Edgar Buehrle, will continue as managing director of Medifan and assume the new role of Director of Aviation Training for MedAire Europe.

"We are very excited to join forces with Medifan, the market leader in aviation medical training in Germany. Medifan's aviation medical training programs are best in class, creating synergies with MedAire's existing portfolio," said Bill Dolny, CEO, MedAire.