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New Air Ambulance Dedicated at WakeMed

Posted October 16, 2007 8:37 a.m. EDT

— A dedication ceremony for WakeMed's new helicopter was held on Tuesday.

Air Mobile, the first air ambulance based in Wake County, will serve nine counties surrounding WakeMed. Officials said they expect more than 530 flights in the first year.

Service will start on Nov. 1.