The Helitech Expo returned to the ExCel London on the 7th & 8th September 2022 and Air Ambulances UK were delighted to attend the event. Helitech Expo is the UK’s leading business event for the rotorcraft industry, and is organised…

Celebrity MasterChef winner, Lisa Snowdon joins Essex & Herts Air Ambulance as an ambassador

Winner of Celebrity MasterChef 2022, Lisa Snowdon, has joined Essex & Herts Air Ambulance (EHAAT) as a Celebrity Ambassador. The move came as a result of the mass catering episode, which aired on Tuesday 6th September, when Lisa, along…

Cambridgeshire man shortlisted for regional award… in his second chance at life

Photo caption: Magpas Air Ambulance former patient and volunteer David Walston teaching Community CPR at the Cambridgeshire County Day Cambridgeshire based, David Walston, has been recognised for his fantastic contributions to local charity,…

Air Ambulances UK supports what3words #knowexactlywhere campaign

Air Ambulances UK joins national week of action to help callers #KnowExactlyWhere in an emergency with what3words


Air Ambulances UK, the national charity for the lifesaving work of air ambulance charities across the UK, is unveiling its new five-year strategy, Saving More Lives Together 2021-2025.

Air Ambulances UK announces new Chair to lead an exciting new era of support for the UK’s air ambulance charities

Air Ambulances UK has appointed Heather Benjamin as its new Chair to lead the organisation into an exciting new era representing and supporting the UK’s 21 air ambulance charities and wider air ambulance sector.

Devon Air Ambulance expands service to patients with two Critical Care Cars; Service purchases two Volvo XC90s

From 2 March, when poor weather or maintenance prevents Devon’s emergency aircraft from flying, two new Critical Care Cars mean our critical care teams can still provide specialist life-saving care by road. In the Autumn 2018 Budget, the…

Works start on new Norwich base to allow air ambulance to fly 24/7

East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) staff, patients, supporters and volunteers all mucked in with spades on Friday 24 January to mark the start of the building works for the eagerly anticipated 24/7 EAAA Norwich base. Once completed, the new home of EAAA will allow the charity to operate its life-saving helicopter 24 hours a day from Norwich Airport, becoming the first air ambulance in the East of England to fly 24/7.

Air Ambulances UK launches search for CEO to lead its vital mission

We have launched a search for our first CEO who will be responsible for the successful delivery of our vital mission supporting, representing and advocating the the lifesaving work of the nation’s air ambulance charities and the wider air ambulance sector.