Flying Doctor Service that has been in services around the interior of Sabah for 41 years finally come to an end. CEO of Sabah Air Aviation Sdn Bhd Terry Chan has confirm the news and very sad with the decision by the Health Department of Sabah to end the contract.
According to Chan, the company does not making profit from the services but still running it during the contract for the sake of the people in the rural who are still need the Flying Doctor Service.
The Health Department of Sabah expressed that the financial factor is the reason for not continuing the services. However the FDS in Sarawak still running as usual.