Medical flight charity, Miracle Flights, provided 588 life-saving flights during January 2017, marking the highest January flight count in the charity´s three-decade history, the company said.
In January 2017, Miracle Flights serviced patients from 31 states and 8 countries, including Peru, the Dominican Republic, and Mexico. Highlights include 68 flights from California, 39 from Florida, and 34 from Texas.
Miracle Flights help patients with rare and life-threatening medical conditions gain access to distant medical care. Plane tickets are provided at no cost to the families, and as many times as necessary.
Miracle Flights is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides free medical air transportation via commercial airlines throughout the United States. With over three decades of service to families in need, Miracle Flights has coordinated more than 100,000 flights and counting. The nonprofit transports patients from all over the US, as well as all over the globe.