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Des Moines, Iowa

Air Ambulance 1

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More about Des Moines

The Pappajohn Sculpture Park in downtown is a must-see on your way to the Des Moines Art Center, State Historical Museum, and Iowa State Fairgrounds. Local produce and live music are draws at the Downtown Farmers’ Market. The Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden has outdoor plant displays and a geodesic dome.

The City of Des Moines is a cultural center for Iowa and home to several art and history museums and performing arts groups. The Des Moines Performing Arts routinely hosts Broadway shows and other live professional theater.

Services we provide to and from Des Moines

Our Flight Coordinators oversee each step of the bed-to-bed patient transfer process. We can even arrange travel for family members who are accompanying the patient.

Air Ambulance 1 prioritizes communication as a key part of serving your family during the transition. Flight Coordinators are adept at monitoring your trip from start to finish. With advanced flight tracking software and on-board communication with the Medical Escort teams, we are able to provide you real time updates 24/7

Some of the popular aircraft are Learjet 35, Learjet 55 and Learjet 60, These aircraft can go as far as 2,500 miles non stop and cary up to 2 patients as well as 2 family members. In need of a larger aircraft, a Gulfstream V and Gulfstream IV are available 24/7 from our Los Angeles base or our New York base.

Hospitals we serve in Des Moines, Iowa

Des Moines has good medical centers, here are the top 3 hospital for this city.

We also provide Critical Care services for the following surrounding cities

Urbandale, Johnston, Altoona, Ankeny, Carlisle, Norwalk, Clive, Bondurant, Grimes, Cumming, Polk City, Waukee, Mitchellville, Runnells, Hartford, Granger Pleasant Hill, Windsor Heights, Saylorville, West Des Moines, and more.

Airports we serve in Des Moines, Iowa

Here are the 3 major airports we serve for the city of Des Moines.

We also provide Critical Care services for the following counties

Des Moines, Dubuque, ‎Polk‎, ‎Warren, Dallas, Guthrie, Adair, Madison and more.

Medical Facilities Served

Part of our bed-to-bed transfer process means that our air ambulance team is with you from the moment of pick up until you’re admitted to the final medical facility. Some of the area hospitals in Des Moines that we can provide services to include Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Mercy Medical Center, Blank Children’s Hospital, Broadlawns Medical Center, Mercy Medical Center-West Lakes, VA Central Iowa Health Care System, and dozens of others.

Surrounding Airports Served

Air Ambulance 1 flies anywhere in the world, with over 100 aircraft positioned worldwide. Some of the airports nearest Des Moines include KIKV Ankeny Regional Airport, KOXV Knoxville Municipal Airport, KAMW Ames Municipal Airport, KPRO Perry Municipal Airport, KTNU Newton Municipal Airport, and larger international hubs in Kansas City and Minneapolis.

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We Guarantee that when choosing Air Ambulance 1, your loved ones shall be treated with professional and compassionate care. We consider every patient as family, we strive to perfection and continuously monitoring our operations. When choosing A provider, Remember that Air Ambulance 1’s management team has over 200,000 successful patient transfers in the past 15 years.


Air Ambulance 1 – CEO