CAIR Flight Mission Stories and Testimonials

CAIR Flight pilots fly approximately 22,834 miles a year. That is almost 1 trip around the world at the equator! These are just a few of the people we help. Below are the stories of how CAIR Flight gives back to the community and to the people it serves. It is all about the mission and the mission is what we do!

CAIR Flight and GivingFlite Go the Distance

By M. Wilson On January 12th CAIR Flight teamed up with GivingFlite—a Birmingham-based organization similar to our own that is dedicated to connecting patients with distant medical resources and support services— to help us complete two missions. With careful planning from Mission Coordination and the ingenuity of CAIR Flight’s pilot, Gray Sample, a plan was […]

Annual Checkup and a Check

By M. Wilson CAIR Flight received a referral call from the American Cancer Society’s Patient Services. A Tallahassee resident needed transportation for her annual oncologist appointment here in Tampa. So how did the mission get filled? Pilots Coordinate to Make Mission Happen Arnie Glauser has been flying since he was 14 years old. “I started […]

Child’s Mission Accomplished

By M. Wilson Frantic calls started coming in on a Saturday afternoon. A 3-year old girl with Rett’s Syndrome was deteriorating in health and needed to see the renowned specialist in Birmingham, Alabama. The doctor had an opening to see the child on Wednesday morning. Ronald MacDonald House had arranged accommodations for the family. The […]