In January 2010, a devastating 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit Haiti and killed 200,000 people. The earthquake was centered near Port-au-Prince, the nation’s capital, which was destroyed. Many hospitals were leveled, government buildings were wrecked and records and infrastructure were lost. Pat Dolan, a NY-based broadcast journalist and executive, responded to the call to action and […]
HAA Transport Saves Pregnant Woman Pregnancy is a joy that women everywhere in the world can share in. The gift of life transcends nationality, social standing and race. But the usual challenges of keeping mom and baby healthy are made all the more difficult when access to medical care is far from reach. “Anabelle” was […]
Haiti Air Ambulance Medical Evacuation Readiness Haiti Air Ambulance is committed to our mission of providing Haiti with world class care. As the country’s first and only helicopter emergency medical service, we are ready to support Haitian medical professionals and first responders at this crucial time. Hurricane Irma is making her way through the Caribbean, […]
Project C.U.R.E. and Haiti Air Ambulance Join Forces The idea of “hope” was brought to life quite literally when Project C.U.R.E. and Haiti Air Ambulance (HAA) came together recently. It was delivered in the form of life-saving medical supplies from Project C.U.R.E. and brought to HAA’s base in Port au Prince, Haiti. Haiti, a country […]
Hurricane Matthew has ravaged the Caribbean, destroying villages, families and lives. As the sun sets on October 4, 2016, the tiny island nation of Haiti was once again faced with catastrophe. Ayiti Air Anbilans is the only helicopter ambulance service in the country of Haiti. We quickly deliver world-class care when and where it is needed most. Places […]
The inauguration of the first Haitian Flight EMTs is a monumental moment in Haiti. Since our inception in 2014, Haiti Air Ambulance has been dedicated to building our team of experienced Haitian personnel. The vision of our founders is to provide world-class medical care via emergency helicopter transport for Haitians, by Haitians.
We recently welcomed the President of Haiti, Michel Martelly, to our base. The President gave a brief speech, and even took the opportunity to try out a stretcher on the helicopter! We are immensely grateful for his continued support of this project.
We recently welcomed the First Lady of Haiti, Sophia Martelly, to our base. We are grateful for her support and encouragement. Photographer: Nadia Todres
Today, we made history in Haiti flying our first patient. 4 years after the earthquake, our dream of bringing a world-class HEMS program to Haiti has been realized!
After many years of work by HAA volunteers, we now have our first helicopter in Haiti! We will be making our first patient flight very soon… Below are a few images from a press day we had for Haitian TV and radio.