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We champion, represent and support the lifesaving work of air ambulance charities right across the UK, enabling them to save even more lives every day

We are focussed on providing vital national funding support, raising awareness, enabling advancements in patient care, advocating on key issues and policy, as well as being the central hub for the exchange of information and knowledge across the air ambulance sector.

Our work is vital because air ambulance charities form part of the UK’s frontline emergency response services, making lifesaving missions to around 80 people a day in urgent need of pre-hospital lifesaving care, but are funded by donations.

Did you know?

Air ambulances operated by 21 air ambulance charities across the UK
Average number of lifesaving missions a day
The average mission cost is
*cost varies depending on geography, patient need, clinical and operational models of the local air ambulance charity.
Funded almost entirely by donations

Saving Milli

Through representing, supporting and advocating the lifesaving work of air ambulance charities, we are helping them to save lives across the UK every day.

See how Essex & Herts Air Ambulance saved one-day old baby Milli.

The 21 air ambulance charities that our Fundraising Partnerships support

Our Members

We are very proud to be working with our Members and Fundraising Partners to help air ambulance charities save even more lives.

Fundraising Partners Present and Past


Cambridgeshire air ambulance leads the way introducing new lifesaving equipment into service

An advanced piece of equipment predominantly only used in hospitals has been adopted by lifesaving charity Magpas Air Ambulance, in a bid to prevent infection and save lives across the region. Cambridgeshire-based Magpas Air Ambulance has…


We’re pleased to announce that AAUK have entered into the Smiley Charity Film Awards. Every year over 400 charities of all shapes and sizes, representing all sorts of causes around the UK take part. Launched six years ago, the Charity Film…

Magpas Air Ambulance and EEAST team win prestigious Who Cares Wins award

Photo captions (from left to right, and attached): Magpas Air Ambulance Dr James Price (left) and Critical Care Paramedics Steve Chambers (middle) and Thomas Giddings (right) at the Who Cares Winds awards Magpas Air Ambulance Dr…

LNAA paramedic speaks at East Midlands Major Trauma Network Conference

Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance (LNAA) paramedic Danielle Gray was delighted to be part of the recent East Midlands Major Trauma Network’s annual conference held at Eastwood, Nottingham, which this year focussed on ‘The patient journey through…

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity Appeals for Donations and Volunteers for New Charity Shop in Merry Hill

The busy retail team at Midlands Air Ambulance Charity are looking for public donations to help stock its newest store opening at Merry Hill later this month. Midlands Air Ambulance Charity operates six successful charity shops across the…

Family’s thanks to EEAST and Magpas Air Ambulance crews who brought 13-year-old “back to life”

Photo caption: Daisy Webb, fifth from the left in between her mum, Lisa, and dad, John, meets the team who saved her life in April (Photo credit: The Sun Newspaper) Crews from the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) and…

Air Ambulance Charities

This #GivingTuesday support the charity that saved six-year-old Joshua's life.

In March 2018, Elisa dropped her son Joshua off at school in Richmond. At 1pm, the unthinkable happened.

Read Joshua's inspirational story:

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