Miracle Flights makes 434 life-saving flights for January 2016

Medical flight charity Miracle Flights coordinated 434 commercial airline flights for children and adults in need of out-of-state medical care during January 2016, the company said.

Based in Las Vegas, the nonprofit has provided financial assistance for medical flights so that seriously ill patients may receive life-altering, life-saving medical care and second opinions from experts and specialists throughout the US since 1985.

Miracle Flights is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides free medical air transportation via commercial airlines throughout the United States. Now in its 30th year of operation, Miracle Flights has coordinated more than 97,000 flights and counting.