Craig Strikmiller

By God’s design, October 23, 2009 changed everything in my life. It was the day I was told I had Multiple Myeloma. Pain in my left calf prompted my chiropractor to suggest an MRI. The MRI revealed several spots of cancer in my back with a resulting pathologic fracture of my L4 vertebra.  My wife Patty and I were both born and...

Alina Tanner

Seven years ago, Alina Tanner was diagnosed with a very rare and aggressive Stage II bile duct cancer.  The survival rate for this form of cancer is usually no longer than 2-6 months.  Since that time, she has undergone 170 chemotherapy treatments, infusions, 3 ablations, operations, proton therapy, and 2 medical trials. ...

Building a Better Community

Angel Flight South Central was recognized as one of 7 nonprofit organizations in North Dallas that assists the community both locally and in outlying areas.  Click here to read the article.

“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.

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...