MedAire, which provides international aviation and maritime clients with medical and security services, acquired Yacht Lifeline, a supplier to the high-end yacht market of medical aid, kits and training services. “The merger of brands and products delivers a higher level of medical and travel safety for owners, captains and management companies,” according to Grant Jeffery, MedAire’s CEO.
Lifeline Pilots, a Peoria, Ill.-based nonprofit organization of 525 fliers who volunteer to ferry critically ill and injured patients, organs for transplant and other emergency missions, is marking its 25th year. Representatives at Booth No. 1618 are distributing information about the program and signing up pilots who meet its requirements. Lifeline is also accepting individual and corporate donations.