Air Methods Corp. is one of the country's largest providers of medical-emergency air transportation.
The company, established in Colorado in 1980, transports people requiring intensive medical care from either the scene of an accident or from hospitals to high-level trauma centers.
LifeNet is a subsidiary of Air Methods.
Air Methods operates a fleet of 300 helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft at 249 bases in 42 states, and is based in Englewood, Colo.
SOURCE: Air Methods Corp. website