First Flight Night Vision to the Rescue

Equipped with new night vision technology, Brevard's only air ambulance can now fly closer, faster, and safer than ever before. From full-ICU capabilities to all the latest flying gadgets, see how First Flight delivers trauma patients from death's door to the hospital doorstep — saving the day, and burning the midnight oil.

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Thanks to generous donors, the Health First Foundation provided funding for the night vision technology. Charitable gifts from our community make a difference and help save lives.  For information on how you can help, click here.


First Flight Air Ambulance

Serving East Central Florida since 1988, First Flight is Brevard County’s sole air ambulance—transporting an estimated 700 patients per year. First Flight is activated by local EMS agencies or law enforcement to provide rapid air transport to the most appropriate facility, which is oftentimes the Trauma Center at Holmes Regional Medical Center.

Providing extensive pre-hospital services, including advanced cardiac life support, First Flight can be on the scene in minutes—making every minute count.

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