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CareFlight Air Transportation

Whether patients are experiencing a trauma, heart attack, or stroke, CareFlight helicopters are available 24 hours a day and are ready to transport at a moment’s notice. CareFlight’s helicopters are based at three locations – Miami Valley Hospital, Lebanon-Warren County Airport, and Urbana-Grimes Airport.

About our Aircraft

Safety is the foundation of our program, and CareFlight utilizes Dauphin helicopters, with multiple safety features, for its patients and crew. Our four helicopters can carry the pilot, two flight nurses and two patients at up to 180 mph, making them among the fastest medical helicopters.

CareFlight’s newest helicopter is the first operational AS365N3+ in the United States. Providing an array of technological advancements, it features:

  • Twin engines
  • 180 mph maximum flight speed (approximately three miles-per-minute)
  • Four-axis autopilot capability providing a reliable, stable aircraft
  • 9480-lb. maximum gross-weight capacity
  • 10,000 ft. climb capability 
  • Fully integrated digital cockpit
  • Airborne collision and avoidance system (ACAS)
  • Dual Garmin 430W GPS
  • Cockpit voice recorder
  • Helicopter terrain awareness warning system (HTAWS)
  • Night vision goggle compatible lighting
  • Weather radar

Content Updated: January 17, 2018

These Miami Valley Hospital locations offer Emergency & Trauma Services.
Emergency and Trauma at Miami Valley Hospital
One Wyoming St. Dayton, OH  45409
Emergency Center at Miami Valley Hospital North
9000 N. Main St. Englewood, OH  45415
Emergency Center in Jamestown
4940 Cottonville Rd. Jamestown, OH  45335
Emergency Center in Miamisburg
300 Austin West Blvd. Miamisburg, OH  45342
Emergency Department at Miami Valley Hospital South
2400 Miami Valley Dr. Centerville, OH  45459
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