Habersham Co. (PRESS RELEASE) - Habersham County Board of Commissioners office release a press release stating that starting yesterday, July 25th, “AirLife Georgia started using the former Habersham Airport terminal as their base station to serve Northeast Georgia with Air Ambulance services.”
According to the release, with the completion of the new Airport Terminal building, a lease agreement was signed between Habersham County and Air Methods Corporation to house an air medical transport helicopter at the Habersham Airport.
The former terminal building was renovated to provide living quarters and accommodations for a staff of three, Air Methods Corporation will lease the building as a base of operations for their air ambulance business for the next five or more years. This will bring in revenue during future budget years, and Habersham County will become home to this vital medical service. Below is an image of an AirLife Georgia helicopter located in a hangar at the Habersham County Airport.