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History

  • The Herts Air Ambulance Appeal was established and began fundraising in April 2007.
  • The Herts Air Ambulance was launched on 5th November 2008 from Fairlands Valley Park, Stevenage.
  • The 5-day, daylight hour service began in November 2008. Herts Air Ambulance is part of the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance Trust (EHAAT) which also operates the Essex Air Ambulance. 
  • The Charity Fundraising Office moved from North Weald Airfield to new premises in Buntingford on Thursday 2nd February 2012.
  • It costs in the region of £500,000 per month to keep both helicopters flying and cover all charitable costs, that’s £5.8 million a year.