Angel Flight West Hopes to Add 200 Flights Through Crowdfunding

Angel Flight West has introduced a new fundraising campaign to help fund its efforts to transport needy patients around the country. Starting on Monday November 3, you can donate to the company's Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign at

The campaign will run for four weeks and Angel Flight West hopes to raise $50,000 to aid in flying 200 additional flights in 2015 bringing children to medical treatments. These flights can in some cases save lives of patients who are incapable of traveling by their own means to receive the best medical care.

In addition to funding, Angel Flight West is always looking for new volunteer pilots. If you are at the Flying Aviation Expo in Palm Springs, California this weekend you can learn more about Angel Flight at its booth at the Palm Springs Convention Center or you can contact the organization directly through

See the video below for one of countless stories of how Angelflight helps transport needy patients.

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Pia Bergqvist joined FLYING in December 2010. A passionate aviator, Pia started flying in 1999 and quickly obtained her single- and multi-engine commercial, instrument and instructor ratings. After a decade of working in general aviation, Pia has accumulated almost 3,000 hours of flight time in nearly 40 different types of aircraft.

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