The PennSTAR Flight Program is the 501(c)(3) nonprofit critical care air and ground medical transportation to the Tri-State Area within a 100-mile radius of Penn Medicine. PennSTAR provides rapid transport of critical care patients between medical centers, as well as "on-scene" services at the site of accidents and trauma-related incidents.

Request a Flight or Ground Transport

Hospital Staff or 911 Dispatch Centers:
To request or arrange ground transportation to or from any hospital, call 877-937-7366 (877-YES-PENN) and our communications center will guide you through the intake process from start to finish.

In the event of an emergency, call 911 immediately and the operator will assist you.

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The PennSTAR Flight program is the critical care flight and ground transportation service of Penn Medicine.


The PennSTAR Flight Team's commitment to safety is unparalled in the industry.


PennSTAR has aligned with strategic partnerships in both Clinical Services and Aviation Services to be able to provide the highest quality care to our patients.

Penn Rescue App

Penn's Trauma Center has an app called Penn Rescue. This app provides pre-hospital personnel with the tools they need to save lives in seconds.

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