LifeFlight is a world leader in

aeromedical care

with a core purpose to save lives and serve the community

Who we are

LifeFlight Australia is a world leader in aeromedical care, with a core purpose to save lives and serve the community. Operating with an advanced fleet of RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters and Air Ambulance jets, this vital rescue service provides the people of Queensland with the assurance that emergency medical care is available 24/7, 365 days a year, no matter where you live. The rescue service is bolstered by LifeFlight’s seamlessly coordinated suite of aviation and medical capabilities.

Here when you need us


people helped since 1979

Over 6,800

People helped each year


Helicopter missions each year


Community helicopters


Base facilities


Air Ambulance Jets


Total staff




Critical Care Doctors

Learn from the best

The Thales Reality H AW139 civil helicopter simulator is a state-of-the-art Full Flight Simulator designed to deliver advanced mission oriented, high fidelity training for AW139 helicopter crews. The most advanced simulator of its type in the region, the full flight simulator is installed in the Thales LifeFlight Simulation Centre which provides a customer-focused environment for flight simulation based training.

Our capabilities

LifeFlight Australia operates a fully integrated and dedicated Air Ambulance service, covering the Asia-Pacific region with 4 of the longest range medically configured jet aircraft based in the South Pacific.

LifeFlight Australia’s capability to deliver fixed and rotary-wing aviation emergency response services with a flawless safety record is underpinned by our own engineering and world class safety department.

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