Edinburgh’s Aircraft Medical sold in $110m deal

Aircraft Medical, the Edinburgh-based healthcare device maker, has been acquired by Irish medical technology company Medtronic for $110 million (£72m) in cash.

The Scots company, founded in 2001 by chief executive Matt McGrath, produces video laryngoscopes, ­devices fitted with cameras that help medics to put breathing tubes down patients’ throats.

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