Air Care Alliance Elects New Directors

Air Care Alliance is pleased to announce the election of three new Members to its Board of Directors: Mark Hanson, Jim Stratton and Katharine Zimmerman. “Our Board of Directors is comprised of a dedicated team of leaders committed to fostering and enhancing charitable aviation,” said Jim Hesseman, President of Air Care Alliance. “We are excited […]

Eye on the Industry

Eye on the Industry Hot topics affecting charitable aviation COVID-19 effects on Volunteer Pilot Operations What’s happening? The coronavirus pandemic presents new challenges to volunteer pilots and organizations. Air Care Alliance encourages pilots and organizations to be aware of the risks involved in operating flights at this time and to exercise best practices to minimize […]

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A Brief Chronicle of the Air Care Alliance The Air Care Alliance was formed following a conference of volunteer based charitable flying groups held at the headquarters of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) in 1990. The objectives were to continue to hold an annual conference, to develop consensus among the groups on appropriate […]

ACA Accomplishments

Selected ACA Accomplishments as of March, 2014 Over the years ACA has attained many objectives, hoping they will help you in your and your group’s work. Referrals and Promotion: Our website is heavily used as a resource by organizations and individuals seeking the services provided through the groups we list. We recently released a […]

What is Public Benefit Flying?

Mission Statement “The Air Care Alliance promotes, supports, and represents public benefit flying through communication and cooperation among organizations facilitating flights for health, compassion, and community service.” HOW PUBLIC BENEFIT VOLUNTEERS HELP OTHERS: Using their own time and general aviation aircraft, pilot volunteers from many public benefit flying organizations help hundreds of people each month. […]

About ACA

What is the Air Care Alliance? The Air Care Alliance is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public service organization supporting the work of volunteer-based charitable organizations whose members fly to help others. ACA is devoted to fostering, enhancing, and promoting public benefit flying in the United States and other countries. Our Mission To promote, support, and represent […]