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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...

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.

Texas Team Makes Angel Flight Stop

Board Member Dianna Stanger and pilot Joyce Wilson fly an Angel Flight mission enroute to the start of the Air Race Classic.  They stopped in Sugarland, TX to fly a cancer patient home to Kansas. Click here to read more about these amazing pilots and their dedication to helping others.

The Norman Transcript Article on Angel Flight Pilots in Oklahoma

Volunteer Flights Serve the Seriously Ill By Jessica Bruha The Norman Transcript NORMAN — “My passion is flying and my mission is Angel Flight,” said Randy Richison, Norman pilot and Angel Flight South Central Wing Leader. Angel Flight is a nonprofit organization with volunteer pilots who provide free air...

San Jacinto College Baseball Team Supports AFSC

San Jacinto College Baseball Assistant Coach Jimmy Durham lost his wife, Michele, to breast cancer eight years ago. At the time, Durham was on the coaching staff at New Mexico Junior College in Hobbs, New Mexico. While Michele was being treated in Houston, the couple used the services of Angel Flight (then Grace Flight of America) to...