CareFlight

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CareFlight
CareFlight.svg
IATA ICAO Callsign
CFH CareFight
Founded 1986
Hubs Darwin International Airport
Fleet size 7
Headquarters Sydney, New South Wales
Key people Andrew Refshauge
Website http://www.careflight.org

CareFlight is an aero-medical charity established in 1986 by a group of Australian doctors. CareFlight uses a variety of aircraft including aero-medical helicopters, jets and aeroplanes to bring injured and ill patients within Australia and overseas to emergency hospital care.

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A CareFlight AW109 helicopter on take-off from Sydney Olympic Park

CareFlight International Air Ambulance is an aero-medical retrieval and repatriation service which attends missions anywhere in the world. This operation was established in 1990, attending to around 300 missions per year. The revenue generated by CareFlight international Air Ambulance missions goes directly to supporting its charitable operations.

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