LifeLine Blog

Welcome to the LifeLine Blog, where staff, volunteers, passengers and guests will share their experiences, advice and helpful hints.

Volunteer Cancer Organizations in the Midwest

By Lindsey Kerr | February 24, 2023 | 0 Comments

Cancer is a disease affecting millions worldwide. In 2021, the American Cancer Society projected that more than 609,000 people in the Midwest would be diagnosed with… Read more »

Travel Options to Top Cancer Treatment Hospitals

By Lindsey Kerr | February 7, 2023 | 0 Comments

When you or a loved one is diagnosed with cancer, you want to find the best available treatment, regardless of location. For many people, that search… Read more »

Flying in Small Aircraft in the Winter

By Lindsey Kerr | November 16, 2022 | 0 Comments

The Midwestern United States puts on a spectacular show in the winter months. Those willing to brave the cold temperatures can enjoy magical sights like glimmering… Read more »

Planes & Cars and Things That Go…Free Medical Travel Options

By Lindsey Kerr | November 7, 2022 | 0 Comments

Healthcare treatments can be crucial for a person’s recovery. However, sometimes patients require services from medical facilities outside their immediate area for the best quality care,… Read more »

Myths About Flying in Small Airplanes

By Lindsey Kerr | October 19, 2022 | 0 Comments

While some people fear all flying, others are particularly apprehensive about flying in small planes. Here are a few myths about flying small airplanes that we… Read more »

Volunteer Pilot Response to 9/11 Attacks

By Lindsey Kerr | September 11, 2022 | 0 Comments

On September 11, we honor those who lost their lives in the tragic events that took place 21 years ago. In the wake of the attacks,… Read more »

Fixed-Based Operators Play a Crucial Role in Medical Travel

By LifeLine Pilots | August 31, 2022 | 0 Comments

Private air travelers rely heavily on fixed-based operators (FBOs) for fuel, maintenance, and other essential services required. But did you know that many FBOs can also… Read more »

Volunteer Pilots Provide Free, Life-Changing Travel for Patients and Loved Ones

By Lindsey Kerr | July 27, 2022 | 1 Comment

Dealing with a disease or medical condition is challenging and stressful. Getting the care you or your loved one needs isn’t easy. Necessary medical appointments and… Read more »

Home for Graduation

By Lindsey Kerr | June 21, 2022 | 0 Comments

Save at the Pump with Phillips 66!

By Tyler Liston | May 5, 2022 | 0 Comments

Gas prices, am I right? Americans are paying more at the pump than ever before. We haven’t seen prices over $4.00 per gallon since the economic… Read more »