500th Flight of Pilots for Patients
Louisiana: The State We're In
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2010-03-05
Subjects: Pilots for Patients | Medical Missions | Health Care
- Whinham, Charlie Host
This segment from the March 5, 2010, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham reporting on the 500th flight milestone of Pilots for Patients, a non-profit organization in Monroe that allows private pilots to use their own planes to fly free medical missions for patients with non-emergency medical conditions to visit doctors or hospitals in other cities or states.