Flight For Life® Colorado

Flight For Life® Colorado is the nation's first and one of the most accomplished, air medical transport programs.

Flight For Life® Colorado

Flight For Life® Colorado is the nation's first and one of the most accomplished, air medical transport programs.

Flight For Life
SAR training

SARCon 2022

Join first responders from across the state for our annual Search And Rescue Conference's (SARCon) 13th year in beautiful Breckenridge, Colorado. This will be the 6th year of Flight For Life Colorado's partnership with the Colorado Search and Rescue Association in sponsoring the event. This weekend event will include medical, backcountry SAR, and technical classroom / field education sessions for participants to choose from. CEUs will be available. We are proud to have the keynote address by Flight For Life’s flight medic Calvin Nickoley regarding his experience in the Thailand Tham Luang Cave Rescue during his service as a pararescueman for USAF.

Serving Colorado, the Rocky Mountain Region and surrounding states. 

Flight For Life® operates out of Denver, Frisco, Pueblo, Colorado Springs and Durango to transport patients to the most appropriate hospital, operating within the Colorado trauma system rules for trauma patients. Unique capabilities in addition general transport capabilities include:

  • Whole blood to transfuse for patients with traumatic hemorrhage.
  • Cardiac life-sustaining technology including Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA), intra-aortic balloon pumps, Impella ventricular assist device and ECMO heart and lung assist.
  • High risk obstetrical care
  • Pediatric critical care
  • Mountain rescue with high-altitude landing and back country capabilities
Critical care transport

Flight For Life® Colorado provides critical care transport with five helicopters, three ambulances and three airplanes operating out of the Denver metro area, Summit County, Colorado Springs, Pueblo and Durango.

Equipped with the industry's leading technology and an experienced team, Flight For Life® Colorado transports patients across several states in the Rocky Mountain Region. We also assist search and rescue agencies with specialized services, including aerial search support and our Avalanche Deployment Program.

All Flight For Life® Colorado fixed wing airplanes are operated by Mayo Aviation, Inc. under its FAA part 135 On-Demand Air Carrier certificate number CIEA835C. 

All Flight For Life® Colorado helicopters are operated by Air Methods, Inc. under its FAA part part 135 On-Demand Air Carrier certificate number QMLA2353U.

Business Office: 720-321-3911

Fax: 720-321-3915

Dispatch / Communication Center: 800-332-3123

Email: [email protected]