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, Lehigh Valley MedEvac, LifeEvac Virginia, Life Flight Network, LifeNet Delaware, LifeNet, Inc, LifeNet SC, LifeSaver, Mercy Air, Stanford Life Flight, UCAN, 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.
Three More EC145 for Air Methods, 15-Dec-16 : AMTC 2016 St Louis Children’s Hospital to receive two new EC145 and Virginia Commonwealth University Health System one. Operated by Air Methods, they will replace older aircraft now in service, EC135 and Bk117
Sky Connect Tracker for Air Methods, 13-Dec-16 : AMTC 2016 Air Methods, U.S.’s largest emergency air medical provider, to equip fleet with Honeywell’s Sky Connect Tracker III satellite communications and helicopter tracking system
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