Air Ambulance 1
New Orleans is a Louisiana city on the Mississippi River, near the Gulf of Mexico. It’s also called “Big Easy”. The city itself is full of culture and entertainment, a vibrant live-music scene, and spicy, singular cuisine reflecting its history as a melting pot of French, African and American cultures. Embodying its festive spirit is Mardi Gras, the late-winter carnival famed for raucous costumed parades and street parties.
The New Orleans French Quarter has something for tourists and history lovers alike, including multiple French hotels, restaurants, and shopping. If you’re here for the nightlife, Bourbon Street is where everyone can be found. The street goes back to 1798 and is steeped in clubs, DJs, bars, and more. Bourbon Street is a short walk from the French Quarter and Canal Street.
Air Ambulance 1 specializes in multiple services for a wide variety of patients. We operate the most advanced medical equipment and aircraft to thousands of destinations around the world. As a result, we have mastered the complex variables that go into planning and executing a flawless critical transport, which allows us to ease our clients through the planning process.
Each of our medical flight fleet aircraft is situated with the best equipment and technology to accommodate a bed to bed transfer from your origin-destination to your new facility.
Our experts transport thousands of patients every year. Our flight coordinators have medical backgrounds and extensive training, they plan out everything from the most efficient means of transportation to the actual ground crews who are there to meet you when you arrive.
Children's Hospital New Orleans, For more than 60 years, we've provided expert healthcare for children across our state and region. They provide unmatched pediatric expertise wrapped in a whole lot of love. provided by pediatric-trained specialists, from the most complex pediatric procedures, to the everyday health of children and adolescents.
New Orleans East Hospital (NOEH) opened in the summer of 2014, bringing a full-service hospital to New Orleans East for the first time since Hurricane Katrina. NOEH provides complete surgical services, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, emergency services, patient education and social services to both the inpatient and outpatient environments.
As a 767-bed acute care hospital Ochsner Medical Center offers the opportunity to learn and provide patient care at a Magnet recognized facility with three Centers of Excellence, all the while gaining exposure to complex medical cases.
Fairhope, Natchitoches, Eunice, Washington, Natchez, Francisville, Ponchatoula, Franklinton, Abita Springs, Poplarville, Biloxi, Ocean Springs, Fairhope, Mandeville, Lafayette, New Iberia/Avery Island, and more.
KNEW - New Orleans Lakefront Airport was built adjacent to the Industrial Canal, on a man-made arrowhead peninsula jutting into Lake Pontchartrain. To make land available for this elaborate project, the Orleans Levee Board drove a 10,000 foot retaining wall into Lake Pontchartrain and pumped.
KMSY - Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is an international airport under Class B airspace in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States. It is owned by the city of New Orleans and is 11 miles west of downtown New Orleans. A small portion of Runway 11/29 is in unincorporated St. Charles.
KAPS - The Port of South Louisiana Executive Regional Airport is a welcoming aerial gateway into Southeast Louisiana and the River Parishes business community, providing immediate access to everything this vibrant region has to offer.
St. Bernard, Plaquemines, St. Charles, Lafourche, Terrebonne, Livingston, Ascension, Jefferson, and Orleans parish itself.
Air Ambulance 1 services medical facilities worldwide, including those in and around New Orleans. Some of the locations where our patients may be located include: Tulane Medical Center, Children’s Hospital New Orleans, University Medical Center New Orleans, Touro Infirmary
Some of the airports near New Orleans where our medical flight crews are able to land include KMSY Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, KNEW New Orleans Lakefront Airport, KHSA Stennis International Airport, and even KHUM Houma-Terrebonne Airport, KGPT Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, KAPS Port of South Louisiana Executive Regional Airport and KBTR Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport, 2R1 – Le Maire Memorial Airport, KLFT – Lafayette Regional Airport/Paul Fournet Field, KARA – Acadiana Regional Airport, KPTN – Harry P Williams Memorial Airport, KOPL – St Landry Parish Airport-Ahart Field, C71 – Crosby Municipal Airport, KIYA – Abbeville Chris Crusta Memorial Airport, KMSY – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.
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.