It is with heavy hearts that we share with you the sudden passing of our dear friend Norbert Strissel of JetBlue Boston. He was generous and kind to our Angel Flight NE team, our patients and their families. He will be greatly missed by all of us at AFNE.
We are honored that JetBlue has chosen Angel Flight NE as one of the charities to receive donations in memory of Norbert. If you would like to make a donation in memory of Norbert please follow this link to the dedicated page.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Norbert's family and his entire JetBlue team.
Proudly celebrating 23 years of arranging free flights for those requiring access to medical care.
Since Angel Flight Northeast's first flight in 1996, our mission coordinators have scheduled more than 77,000 flights. Our 500+ Volunteer Pilots have flown over 14 million miles providing more than 77,000 patients and their families free air transportation to medical care. As well, our 200+ Earth Angels are there to greet the patients and their families with open arms and transport them to and from their destinations. Angel Flight Northeast's main service area covers 9 states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Angel Flight Northeast is a 501(C)3 non-profit organization honored to serve the courageous men, women, children and their families who have an incredible will to live.
Our volunteer pilots fly free of charge those who turn to us for help in getting to hospitals to receive much needed medical care. To learn more about AFNE, read our Fast Facts.