North Cariboo Air

North Cariboo Air

October 15, 2009 15:07 ET

North Cariboo Air: Flights to Fight Cancer

FORT LIARD, NORTHWEST TERRITORIES--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2009) - The health units and agencies in the Fort Liard area, Medical Travel in Yellowknife, Deh Cho Health, Social Services in Fort Simpson and North Cariboo Air are working together to initialize a program that will have every women over the age of 50 from Fort Liard travel to Yellowknife for Breast Cancer scans.

This important medical procedure is a preventative and early diagnosis practice designed to save lives. The program was conceived by the Fort Liard health unit and is being supported by all the necessary agencies to provide a timely coordinated effort to complete the work over a 4 day period. Flights will occur daily during late October to a facility in Yellowknife.

North Cariboo air is a 53 year old private company operating in Fort Liard, Fort St. John, Edmonton and Calgary and specializes in charters including medical patient transfers in northern British Columbia.

Contact Information

  • North Cariboo Air
    H. (Hart) Mailandt
    Director - Business Development
    (403) 717-1800
    (403) 735-2712 (FAX)
    North Cariboo Air
    600 Palmer Road N.E.
    Calgary, Alberta
    Canada T2E 7R3