The Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance (DLRAA) is a life saving service operating all over the East Midlands and serving the people of Heanor and Ripley since 2008. Flying out of East Midlands Airport but regularly re-fueling in Ripley, the DLRAA runs entirely on donations and receives no Government Funding.
Shropshire Air Ambulance - Shropshire is part of the territory covered by the Midlands Air Ambulance. The Charity’s three aircraft each carry a crew comprising Pilot, two Paramedics or Flight Doctors plus full life-support medical equipment - and cost over £6m pa to operate - all of which is provided by donations from the public and local businesses. No Government or National Lottery money is received by the charity.