Air Ambulance 1
In 1835 a captain and steamboat builder Henry Miller Shreve cleared a 165-mile to open for navigation the Red River. Shreveport was developed in 1836 by the Shreve Town Company, to develop a town to trade with the newly independent Republic of Texas.
The Red River is widely known for its dockside riverboat casinos including Boomtown Casino and Hotel, Diamond Jacks Casino Resort, Eldorado Resort Casino, Horseshoe Casino and Hotel, and Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino. Shreveport is also known for its landmarks such as the McNeill Street Pumping Station, Ark-La-Tex Antique and Classic Vehicle Museum, The R.W. Norton Art Gallery, the Louisiana State Oil and Gas Museum, and much more.
All of our aircraft have been modified to transport patients. We operate the most advanced medical equipment. Our flight crew teams consist of CCFN, CCFP, RT, and/or flight physicians.
Air Ambulance 1 provides the following bed-to-bed services:
We have a large range of aircraft. From light-jets such as Learjet 35, Learjet 55, and Learjet 60 with a flight range of more than 2,500 miles. Our heavy-jets such as Gulfstream V and Gulfstream IV with a range of more than 4,500 miles.
The hospital was founded as Tri-State Sanitarium by Dr. T.E. Williams and Dr. L.H. Pirkle to address needs in the fast-growing neighborhoods of west Shreveport.
The specialists at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport are determined to put children in the driver’s seat and set them on the road to independence.
Bossier City, Minden, Marshall, Longview, Magnolia, Ruston, Natchitoches, Texarkana, Kilgore, Henderson, El Dorado, Hope, Nacogdoches, Mount Pleasant.
Shreveport Downtown Airport is a public use airport located three nautical miles north of the central business district of Shreveport, a city in Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States.
Minden Airport is a public use airport in Webster Parish, Louisiana, United States. The airport is owned by the City of Minden and located two nautical miles northwest of its central business district.
Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, DeSoto, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine, and Webster.
We may provide services for other facilities such as – Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport, Willis-Knighton Health System, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport, Specialists Hospital Shreveport, Willis-Knighton Pierremont, Louisiana State University Health Services, Willis-Knighton Medical Center, Willis-Knighton South Hospital, Physicians Behavioral Hospital, Charity Hospital, Overton Brooks VA Medical Center, Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport, WK Extended Care Center, Willis-Knighton Heart & Vascular Institute, Willis-Knighton Institute for Behavioral Medicine and many more.
Other the major airports we listed above, we can also provide services in the surrounding area airports such as – 24F – Cypress River Airport, KSPH – Springhill Airport, 1LA4 – Ellerbe Field Airport, 0R7 – The Red River Airport, 5F0 – Arcadia-Bienville Parish Airport, 5F4 – Homer Municipal Airport, KATA – Hall-Miller Municipal Airport, F17 – Center Municipal Airport, KGGG – East Texas Regional Airport, KAGO – Ralph C Weiser Field Airport, KJBR – Jonesboro Municipal Airport, KIER – Natchitoches Regional Airport, KTXK – Texarkana Regional Airport-Webb Field, KRSN – Ruston Regional Airport, 5LS9 – Ammons Airport and more.
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.