27 August 1992

Published: 1 December 2022

Photo: 27 August 1992 Devon Air Ambulance launch

On 27 August 1992, Devon Air Ambulance flies its first mission – the service operates 5 days a week until July 1997 when it is extended to 7 days a week. In November 2016, they began night time flying up to midnight every day.

Photo: Devon Air Ambulance night landing