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Free Flight Resources

  • Angel Flight Northeast

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    Angel Flight Northeast is a non-profit organization that provides free air transportation to patients and their families needing medical treatment, whose financial resources would not otherwise enable them to receive care. Almost half of Angel Flight Northeast's patients are children. Since its founding in 1996, the organization has scheduled more than 60,000 flights, flying over 12 million miles, with nearly 1,000 pilots volunteering their time and aircraft. It is a member of the Air Charity Network (formerly Angel Flight America). For further information, call 800-549-9980.

    Corporate Angel Network

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    Corporate Angel Network is a charitable organization that arranges free flights to treatment centers for cancer patients, using the empty seats on corporate aircraft flying on routine business. Based in White Plains, N.Y., the 31-year-old service, which arranges 2,400 flights a year, is open to all cancer patients, bone marrow donors, and bone marrow recipients who are not in need of medical support while traveling. Patients may travel as often as necessary, and eligibility is not based on financial need. For further information, call 866-328-1313.

    Patient Airlift Services

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    PALS is a nonprofit organization that provides free medical flights for the Eastern Region of the United States and beyond. PALS makes critical flights happen to alleviate the transportation barriers for patients and families in need, so they can focus on their medical journey and treatment. PALS facilitates private flights through volunteer pilots as well as commercial flights, when appropriate. Over the past 10 years, PALS has flown more than 23,000 free missions. While PALS is not an illness specific organization, they have found that nearly 50% of children and adults that are in need of medical travel are diagnosed with cancer. To request a domestic flight, please call 888-818-1231 or email