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  • usa Life Link III

    State of Minnesota


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    Established in 1974 as Bio Medical Research Associates (BMRA). In 1985 was purchased by three Twin Cities hospitals, as a means to operate a cost-effective helicopter service, and became Life Link III. Since then, the company has grown from one helicopter based in St. Paul, Minnesota to a network of five bases located throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin.

    Members include: Allina Health, Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, Essentia Health St Mary’s Medical Center, Fairview Health Services, Hennepin County Medical Center, Regions Hospital, Sacred Heart Hospital of Eau Claire, Wisconsin, St Cloud Hospital/CentraCare Health System and St Luke’s. Accredited by CAMTS

    As of March 2017 operates AW119Kx from 6 helicopter bases at Alexandria, Blaine, Cloquet, Hibbing, and Willmar (Minnesota) and Rice Lake (Wisconsin). Brainerd, Minnesota to be opened in mid-2017.

    On September 2018 celebrates 15000 flight hours and 8000 patient transports with the AW119Kx fleet.

    As May 2020, Life Link III has 8 helicopter bases, operated by Air Methods :
    - Minnesota : Alexandria, Blaine, Brainerd, Duluth, Hibbing, and Willmar ( plus Rush City to open later this year )
    - Wisconsin : Marshfield and Rice Lake

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    First IFR-Certified Koala goes to Life Link III, 07-Jul-20 : #IFR Leonardo Philadelphia will deliver in Q3 2021 the first civilian IFR-certified AW119Kx helicopter. Air ambulance operator Life Link III already operates 10 Koalas with over 21,000 total flight hours amassed serving Minnesota and Wisconsin

    New Air Ambulance at Rush City Minnesota, 06-May-20 : #RushCity Life Link III, an air ambulance helicopter non-profit consortium serving 8 medical bases in Minnesota and Wisconsin, receives Part 135 Air Carrier Certificate and plans to open a new base in Rush City, MN. Helicopters operated by Air Methods

    Life Link III Surpasses 15K Flight Hours in AW119Kx, 25-Oct-18 : #AW119Kx Life Link III has logged over 15,000 flight hours and transported over 8,000 patients with their fleet of 10 Leonardo AW119Kx

    Life Link III Opens New Base in Marshfield, Wisconsin, 21-May-18 : Life Link III’s opened its eighth base throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin. An AW119Kx will operate from the Marshfield Clinic Medical Center campus

    Life Link III Opens Base at Brainerd, MN, 01-May-17 : Life Link III’s seventh base of air medical transport services with AW119Kx has opened at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport in Minnesota

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