On average we respond to 5 patients per day in LondonOur team responds to, on average, five patients in London per day that are so seriously injured, they need our team’s expertise on-scene. We aim to give these patients not only the best chance of survival, but the best quality of life after serious injury.

If you would like to know more about the impact of our work, read about our patients’ journeys to hear the stories behind the statistics.


In the 2017/18 financial year our team treated...


Penetration Trauma 552 Patients
Road Traffic 500 Patients
Falls 402 Patients
Other 195 Patients


You can see where and how often our team were dispatched in 2017 by viewing our Mission Map.

Mission Map

Our Patients

Read our patients’ stories to learn more about the care London’s Air Ambulance provides on-scene, and the impact that this has on our patients, their families and their recoveries.

If you have been treated by London's Air Ambulance and would like to know more about the treatment you received or have unanswered questions please visit our Patient Resources page.


On 7th April 2016 Yair had a decision to make. He could carry on cycling straight home or he could…


On 15 April 2017, Jay was on his way home after a night out with friends in Canary Wharf, when he…


“My accident hasn’t changed me. It’s common to think that something big like that would, but…