OUR FLEET

You can feel confident that the LifeMed aircraft transporting your patient or loved one is built with the patient’s safety, comfort and care in mind.  Our air ambulance aircraft are equipped to deliver life-saving care throughout Alaska, the United States and many international destinations.

Our aircraft are medically configured as flying hospital intensive care units designed for providing critical care and advanced life support. Each aircraft features specialized stretchers, state-of-the-art transport ventilators, infusion pumps, cardiac monitors, noninvasive monitoring, invasive monitoring and lifesaving medications.

Rotary Wing

Bell 407 GXP Helicopter (2)
Range:  150 miles 

Cruise Speed: 150 mph
Number of Patients: 1 
Base of Operations: Palmer, Soldotna

Fixed Wing

Learjet 31 (3)  & Learjet 35 (3)

Range: 2000 statute miles 
Cruise Speed: 500 mph 
Runway requirement: 5000 feet 
Number of Patients: 2 
Base of Operation:  Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau 

 

Learjet 45 (2)
Range: 2300 statute miles 
Cruise Speed: 520 mph 
Runway Requirement: 4500 feet 
Number of Patients: 2 
Base of Operation:  Anchorage, Fairbanks

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Beechcraft King Air 200 (4)
Range: 1400 statute miles 
Cruise Speed: 285 mph 
Runway Requirement: 3000 feet 
Number of Patients: 2 
Base of Operation:  Anchorage, Fairbanks, Dutch Harbor, Kodiak

 

Cessna 208 Grand Caravan (1)

 Range: 862 statute miles 
Cruise Speed: 172 mph 
Runway Requirement: 1800 feet 
Number of Patients: 2 
Base of Operation:  Bethel

 

FAA Part 135 aviation services, pilots and mechanics are provided by Aero Air, Air Methods, Classic Aviation and Grant Aviation.

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