Miracle Flights grants 604 free flights to sick children in September 2018

Medical flight charity Miracle Flights has reported a total of 604 free commercial flights provided to critically ill children in September, an 8.8 percent increase over August´s total of 555 flights and a 5.4 percent increase over September 2017´s total of 573 flights, the company said.

Since its founding in 1985, the Las Vegas–based national nonprofit organization has provided 120,608 flights to sick children across the country and around world in need of specialized medical care far from home. Last month alone, Miracle Flights coordinated commercial flights for patients from 24 US states and four countries, including Azerbaijan, Chile, Germany and Peru.

Miracle Flights is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides free medical air transportation to children and adults via commercial airlines throughout the United States.