Facts & Figures

Highlights of the last year

The Flying Doctor is helping someone every 2 minutes of every day

young girl being treated in a plane


‚ÄčTotal patient contacts were made through RFDS clinics, aeromedical transports and telehealth consultations

telehealth consultations


Patients in rural and remote areas used our telehealth services

nurse clinic


Nurse, GP and Dental clinics were conducted across Australia

plane in the sunset

Our fleet of 69 aircraft flew 26,412,555 kilometres just last year

That's the equivalent of 34 trips to the moon and back, or more than 600 flights around the Earth. See our main flight paths below, as well as the locations of our regular GP and Nurse clinics.

aeromedical footprint
bases and clinics

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