A specially equipped aircraft, typically a helicopter, used to transport sick or injured people to hospital in an emergency: the air ambulance took three minutes to transfer him to Leeds General Infirmary
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- In the early '80s Dr. Banks began pushing for a dedicated air ambulance.
- A phone vote by viewers resulted in Ian Nicholls of the County Air Ambulance becoming the West Midlands NHS Hero.
- Users can choose to have air ambulances pick up patients at ambulance exchange points.
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