The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
18370 Wings of Hope BlvdSpirit of St Louis AirportChesterfield, MO63005
Commercial and multi-engine ratings, 1,000 hours minimum flight time, and current medical required. Our volunteer medical air transport (MAT) pilots fly a C206 or twin Seneca III throughout the Midwest in service of our patient clients. Flights are scheduled by our MAT coordinator as patient needs dictate.
Flights generally are withion a 500-mile radius of SUS (Spirit of StL Airport), although occasionally flights may extend beyond that range. Overnight stays may be necessary on occasion. Patient flight operations are conducted in pilot/co-pilot configuration; medical personnel on board if patient needs dictate. Flight needs may present any day and hours of the week.
Wings of Hope training and currency in our aircraft are on-going requirements for all our pilots.