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“Angels” in the Sky - Houston

Command Pilot Jeff Clarke provides some insight on what it means to be an Angel Flight South Central volunteer pilot.  He provides a free flight for passenger Michael Daniels from Hot Springs, AR.  Upon their arrival, Ground Angel Ken Wilson helps Michael with the final leg of his journey - getting from the airport to the...

Doing Good in Fayetteville, AR

Arkansas Wing Leader Don Cope recently had an opportunity to share his experiences of being a volunteer pilot on KNWA.  Their "Doing Good" segment also features passenger JoAnn Hoffman, who travels regularly with Angel Flight South Central.  Click here to see the video.

Great Day Houston Segment

Originally from Missouri, passenger Toni Thurlo has been an audience member on Great Day Houston while receiving treatment at MD Anderson for Inflammatory Breast Cancer.  She told her story to the producers, and they invited her onto the show to do a segment on Angel Flight South Central.  Accompanying her on the show are...

Sparks Hospital Raises Money for Angel Flight

Sparks Regional Medical Center in Fort Smith, AR participated in a softball tournament to raise money for Angel Flight South Central.  Volunteer pilots recently flew Kelly Hill, their Director of Emergency Services, to Houston for treatment.  We are happy to report that she is now in remission!  The event raised almost...

Angel Flight to Relocate Headquarters

In May, Angel Flight South Central announced that it will be relocating its headquarters to Dallas Executive Airport (RBD) later this year.  Angel Flight will occupy its new headquarters in facilities managed by Ambassador Jet Center, thanks to the support of owner George Moussa. Click here to read more.

Memorial Hermann In the Pink of Health

Recently, Memorial Hermann In the Pink of Health allocated $15,000 to Angel Flight South Central from their 2013 Luncheon proceeds.  The committee raises funds to reduce the incidence of breast and ovarian cancer and assist survivors in their journey. Click HERE to read more.

Angel Flight South Central Newsletters

What's happening at Angel Flight South Central?  Read through articles about patients, pilots, upcoming events, and things we are doing throughout the year.  Do you have a story or a picture to share?  We'd be happy to include them in our next newsletter!   Summer 2015 Spring 2015 Fall 2014 Summer...

Pilot Tom Goodson

Tom Goodson not only flew his first Angel Flight recently, but he was also featured in an article by an online news journal.   Goodson learned about Angel Flight at a meeting for Cirrus pilots, where he met Angel Flight pilot and board member Dianna Stanger.  He signed up and we are happy to see him helping patients in...

Sidnie Thompson

At 10 weeks old, Sidnie was diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis and she was given a 20% chance of survival.  She needed to travel from northern Arkansas to Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX about once a month.  She was too sick to travel commercially or ride in a car for 8 hours.  Volunteer pilots...

Pilots Fly for a Cause

Pilots are the heart and soul of Angel Flight South Central.  They do so much to help people in need of medical care and expect nothing in return other than a simple "Thank You".  Click here to read more about the organization and the pilots who make it all possible.