Midlands Air Ambulance is the charity responsible for funding and operating three air ambulances serving the communities of six Midlands counties: Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Worcestershire and the West Midlands. This constitutes the largest air ambulance operating region in the UK. The charity also provides secondary cover to the surrounding areas, such as Warwickshire and mid Wales.
Since 1991, the charity has responded to more than 52,000 missions averaging 2,000 per year, making it one of the longest established and busiest air ambulance organisations in the UK. The critical care car is based in Birmingham and the Black Country and attends medical emergencies such as heart attacks, cardiac arrests and strokes.