Press Releases

LifeFlight Makes Significant Investment in Strengthening EMS and Hospital Partnerships

Click here to download the press release. LifeFlight of Maine has launched a significant new initiative to bolster its relationships with hospitals, first responders, emergency medical services (EMS), 911 centers, and other stakeholders that rely on LifeFlight to deliver critical care quickly and reliably for patients facing a life-threatening medical emergency.  “At LifeFlight of Maine, […]

LifeFlight of Maine Celebrates Successful Conclusion of The Complete The Fleet Campaign.

LifeFlight of Maine Completes the Fleet to Provide Mainers withUpgraded Critical Care Air Transport (Auburn, ME) LifeFlight of Maine is the state’s only emergency air ambulance service,bringing advanced skills, medical technology, pharmacy, blood, and more directly to apatient’s side, wherever he/she is. Looking toward the horizon is a necessity in air medical transport, so in […]

Public Notice: Community Engagement Meetings

LifeFlight of Maine, recognized nationally and internationally for safety, quality, and innovation, is in the midst of a comprehensive project to improve aviation medicine. LifeFlight is working with the FAA developing a national demonstration Low-Level Instrument Helicopter Flight Routes (IFR) project joining LifeFlight’s existing instrument flight procedures at hospitals, islands, and airports with a flight […]

LifeFlight of Maine Receives $1 Million Gift To Create First Named Endowed Fund

The LifeFlight Foundation is thrilled to receive a generous $1 million gift to  establish its first named, endowed fund. The Cornelia Cogswell Rossi Foundation Medical  Equipment Fund will support the purchase of specialized medical equipment used on board  LifeFlight of Maine’s airplane, helicopters, and ground support vehicles. 

LifeFlight of Maine Celebrates Opening of Connected Learning & Simulation Labs Made Possible By Gift from Bangor Savings Bank Foundation 

On Tuesday, July 12th, at 4pm, simultaneous ribbon cuttings at LifeFlight of Maine’s bases in Bangor, Lewiston-Auburn, and Sanford signaled the official opening of the new Bangor Savings Bank Simulation & Learning Labs. The labs create an important opportunity for LifeFlight to strengthen its clinical education program which supports internal training as well as training for hospitals, emergency medical services, and public safety agencies across the state.