by Michael Karl Witzel ©2012
Air Evac Lifeteam is the largest independently owned and operated membership-supported air medical service in the United States, conducting its operations through more than 130 mutually-supporting air medical bases across 15 states.
Henly South Volunteer Fire Department, Open House Celebration, October 13, 2007
Wimberley’s Air Evac Lifeteam helicopter demonstrates it’s landing capabilities
on the concrete heliport that doubles as a parking lot for the Hays County force.
The company has established itself as the preeminent provider of air ambulance services to rural markets, serving over 1,300 diverse referral sources, including over 600 hospitals and 700 EMS agencies, and attracting more than 635,000 members in support of its presence in their local communities. It operates the world’s largest fleet of more than 100 medically-equipped Bell 206 Long Ranger helicopters and has flown more than 135,000 people who were in critical need of care since its founding. The current service area includes operations in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas, with the company being the largest air ambulance provider in 8 of its 12 states.
Air Evac Lifeteam Membership Coordinator
(800) 247-3822 Emergency Dispatch
(800) 793-0010 Membership
(636) 695-5366 Media Inquiries
Air Evac Lifeteam
1001 Boardwalk Springs Place, Suite 250
P.O. Box 768
O’Fallon, Missouri 65775