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A medical helicopter rests next to the Drexel Hill United Methodist Church after it crashed in the Drexel Hill section of Upper Darby, Pa., on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022.

‘Prognosis Is Good’ for Helicopter Pilot Seriously Hurt in PA Crash

The pilot remained “uncomfortable and medicated” and was not yet able to speak with investigators, one official said.

NTSB Report Sheds New Light on Deadly CA Air Ambulance Crash

The December plane crash in East County killed four people on a Learjet air ambulance making an approach to Gillespie Field.
The AirMed plane sits on the runway.

The Longest ECMO Transport

AirMed International set out to complete a transport that most would consider impossible -- move an ECMO patient nearly 8,000 miles.

New Air Ambulance Service Opens in WA

Airlift Northwest, the air medical transport service of UW Medicine, has opened a new base at the Tri-Cities Airport in Pasco.
Ryan Fretz wears a blue jumpsuit while standing in front of an air ambulance.

Ryan Fretz Named 2021 Pilot of the Year by NEMSPA

The National EMS Pilots Association announced the selection of Air Methods’ Ryan Fretz with ARCH Program as the 2021 Pilot of the Year. 
The photo shows the front of an orange ambulance.

ME Ambulance Hits LifeFlight Helicopter

A LifeFlight helicopter was disabled Sunday evening after it was struck by an ambulance while responding to a crash.

SD Man Airlifted to Hospital after Crash, Mental Health Emergency

A Rapid City man was flown to Monument Health after his vehicle flipped over near Pactola Reservoir, according to the Pennington County Sheriff's Office.

NY Bill Would Allow Air Ambulances to Administer Blood Transfusions

The legislation would allow air ambulances, such as Mercy Flight, to carry blood and administer transfusions to patients.
An air medical crew prepares to load a patient inside an air ambulance.

Man Credits A.L.E.R.T. Helicopter, Bigfork (MT) Fire Department with Saving His Life

Kenneth "Ken" McKee has a lot to be thankful for after an accident last year nearly cost him his life.
A JET ICU plane on the runway.

Jet ICU relocating to Tampa (FL) International Airport

The service, which had been headquartered at Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport for most of the past 14 years, will relocate operations to Tampa International Airport.