When the stakes couldn’t be higher, a new network of high-tech weather cams helps air-ambulance crews make critical decisions. “People don’t get that investment in rural airports is an investment in health care,” says Josh Dickson. “For us, airports are health-care facilities.” With almost a third of Maine’s rural hospitals facing the risk of closure, […]
LifeFlight visited students taking Lincoln Academy’s first responder focused learning block on June 1, 2023.
Read Boothbay Register story about LifeFlight’s announcement of its ground transport program.
March 28, 2023, story written by Jim Tise, FAA Communications for the FAA ATOMinute The FAA’s Weather Camera Program has expanded to the northeast coast of the United States for the first time. The FAA is now hosting 18 camera sites in Maine on its weather camera site(https://weathercams.faa.gov/) , with more sites to be added […]
Abel Gleason, pilot for LifeFlight of Maine,has been tasked to deploy to U.S. CENTCOMS in the Middle East.
LifeFlight of Maine ‘completes the fleet’ with third helicopter reports WGME13.
The service’s three helicopters feature more power, speed, a larger workspace and advanced aviation electronics. (Sun Journal/Press Herald) AUBURN, Maine — LifeFlight of Maine added a new medical helicopter to its fleet Wednesday. It’s the third helicopter the service has added in as many years, according to a news release. The AgustaWestland 109 series lightweight, twin-engine […]
Down East Magazine: LifeFlight of Maine is ready during Mainers’ most critical moments.
In critical and emergency situations minutes can be the difference between life and death.
WABI TV 5 – LifeFlight of Maine is making new advances in flight efficiency that may become the blueprint for medical flights across the nation.