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2014-08-30 23:04:44

Over 1100 missions, more than 600,000 miles, and 2200 passengers, TJA celebrates four years of giving back on August 29. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Four years ago, Grant Jacobson started out wanting to take his passion for flying and combine it with his desire to do something philanthropic for others. The challenge; how to make sure 100% of his efforts and resources went directly to the persons that needed it. The solution was creating Texas Jacobson Aviation. TJA hit the sky...

2014-05-16 23:00:28

Angel Flight South Central's leadership has determined that the General Aviation friendly Dallas Executive Airport (KRBD) will provide a strategically important and easily accessible new home for the non-profit. The organization's more than 1,000 volunteer pilots provide free air transportation for medical and humanitarian needs throughout Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Angel Flight South Central (AFSC) announces today...

2014-03-24 23:02:56

Among many pilots in the United States who were nominated by their colleagues and volunteer pilot organizations (VPOs), 12 Finalists have been selected for consideration by the Endeavor Awards Gala Host Committee to receive one of three Endeavor Awards for 2014, honoring and celebrating major contributions to Public Benefit Aviation. Santa Monica, California (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 “We have sought and we have found the very best and most dedicated volunteer pilots in America,” said...

2014-02-21 23:00:05

“Alaska Airlines believes in supporting our communities. Making air travel more accessible for those in need is a special way we are able to give back,” said Joe Sprague, the airline’s Vice President Marketing. (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 “We're very proud to welcome Alaska Airlines as a premier sponsor of the Endeavor Awards,” said Mark Wolper, President & Executive Producer of The Wolper Organization at Warner Bros. and Chair of the Endeavor Awards Host Committee....

2013-12-19 23:01:04

Texas Flight School Offers Free Use of Airplanes for Transporting Patients in Need for Medical Transport Charity Victoria, TX (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Providing an extra lift for cancer patients has become the focus of one flight school in Victoria, TX. The airplanes at Calhoun Air Center are mostly used to train new pilots, but the school is now allowing local pilots access to their planes for transporting patients, free of cost. The school is providing a life-saving service through...

2013-12-06 23:21:21

On Tuesday, December 10, fifteen volunteer pilots from Angel Flight West’s Utah Wing will fly into Cedar City Airport with toys, school supplies, books, backpacks, warm clothing...and Santa...bringing an early Christmas to the nearly 600 children at East Elementary School. This marks Santa's fourteenth annual run with the Utah AFW helpers. Cedar City, UT (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 On Tuesday, December 10 at approximately 9:30 a.m., fifteen Angel Flight West Utah Wing volunteer pilots...

2013-10-31 23:19:50

An Endeavour Astronaut, an Oscar winner, a legendary aviator and other celebrities welcome the CEO of UCLA Hospital System, David Feinberg, MD, MBA, as he joins the Gala Host Committee for the Endeavor Awards celebrating Public Benefit Aviation and benefiting Angel Flight West. Santa Monica, California (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 “Recipients of the 1st Annual Endeavor Awards will include the true heroes of flying, both individuals and organizations, who have demonstrated their commitment...

2013-08-01 23:26:01

“It is high time we let the world know the GREAT things that aviation gives back,” said Endeavour Awards Gala Host Committee Chair, Mark Wolper. Santa Monica, California (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Angel Flight West (AFW) is the second largest Public Benefit Flying organization in the U.S. after the Civil Air Patrol. As such, the 30-year-old AFW plays a significant role in general aviation as well as public benefit aviation. Accordingly, and in fulfillment of its charitable mission, AFW...

2013-07-26 23:02:45

“It is time we let the world know the great things that aviation gives back,” said Endeavour Awards Gala Host Committee Chair, Mark Wolper. Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2013 Angel Flight West (AFW) is the second largest Public Benefit Flying organization in the U.S. after the Civil Air Patrol. As such, the 30-year-old AFW plays a significant role in general aviation as well as public benefit aviation. Accordingly, and in fulfillment of its charitable mission, AFW announced today...

2013-06-28 23:03:14

Angel Flight West volunteer Charlie Finkel bicycles America for Angel Flight West] completed a 3,400 mile bike ride across America on June 28 to raise awareness of and funds for AFW, a nonprofit public benefit flying organization that arranges free, non-emergency air travel for those with serious medical conditions. Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 On June 28, Angel Flight West (AFW) volunteer pilot and board member Charlie Finkel completed a “bucket list” bike ride from Manhattan...


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