LifeFlight Australia is a world leader in aeromedical care, with a core purpose to save lives and serve the community.

For more than forty years, RACQ LifeFlight Rescue has been Queensland’s leading community helicopter rescue service delivering emergency response, critical medical care and hospital airlifts to seriously ill and injured people.

Now operating with an advanced fleet of 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. LifeFlight’s Retrieval Medicine, Training Academy, Coordination Centre, Air Ambulance Repatriation and Engineering and Maintenance capabilities are integral to LifeFlight’s success in providing aeromedical services at home and internationally.

The LifeFlight Board brings together respected leaders with a diverse range of medical, aviation, business, financial and philanthropic experience.

LifeFlight partners with many significant commercial and public sector organisations from Australia and across the globe to successfully deliver its world class aeromedical service.

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue is proud to introduce our Regional Advisory Committees – a group of dedicated community leaders who help keep our helicopters and crews in the air.

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Our purpose and history

Our core purpose is to save lives and serve the community through the provision of rapid response aeromedical care.

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