Angel Flight is a charity that coordinates non-emergency flights to help country people trying to deal with the triple trouble of bad health, poor finances and daunting distance. All flights are free and may involve patients travelling to medical facilities anywhere in Australia.
We had another meeting with the Minister's office, this time at Angel Flight. CEO Bill Bristow presented a copy of Angel Flight's response to CASA's Discussion Paper on Community Service Flying. The official response runs to 85 pages and was mailed 4 days ahead of deadline.
All Angel Flight pilots hold flight qualifications greater than those required by CASA, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority.
volunteers help as drivers, speakers and fund raisers.
Our passengers are never alone.
Nurses, doctors and social workers are the people who call on Angel Flight to help their patients with free transport.