Established in 1980 to provide air medical transport. Home based at Centennial Airport in Englewood Colorado but operating from 306 bases of operations in 47 states. Owned, leased or maintained aircraft features over 400 helicopters and fixed wing aircraft.
In 2011 acquired Omniflight Helicopters.
The Air Medical Services Division is the largest HEMS provider in the United States. e.g. :
AirCare, Air Idaho Rescue, JeffSTAT, Lee County EMS, LifeEvac Virginia, Life Flight Network, LifeNet Delaware, LifeNet, Inc, LifeNet SC, LifeSaver, Mercy Air, Stanford Life Flight, UW Health, Vanderbilt University
The United Rotorcraft Division specializes in the design and manufacture of aeromedical and aerospace technology.
The Tourism Division is comprised of Sundance Helicopters and Blue Hawaiian.
Flight For Life Colorado Adds EC130T2, 27-Oct-16 : Flight For Life Colorado adding an Air Methods H130 / EC130T2 air ambulance helicopter for the Children’s Hospital Colorado
Seven AW169 EMS Kits for UK’s SAS, 22-Aug-16 : UK’s Specialist Aviation Services (SAS) awarded contract to Air Methods’s United Rotorcraft for 7 AW169 ambulance interior kits
Air Methods Reopens West Yellowstone Base, 24-May-16 : Air Methods with Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) extends Air Idaho Rescue to Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks, the Gallatin National Forest and the Madison River valley