Located in Winchester, Tenn., LIFE FORCE 5 (LF5) is the newest addition to the LIFE FORCE program. LF5 became operational in September 2015 and is based at the Winchester Municipal Airport.

Physical Address:
420 Aviation Drive
Winchester, TN 37398


LF5 Fast Facts

Past Aircraft: None

Current Aircraft: Airbus Helicopters H135 P2+ (formerly EC135), N461MT

Full-time flight crew members: 4 pilots, 4 flight nurses, 4 flight paramedics

Part-time flight crew members: 1 flight nurse, 1 flight paramedic

One full-time mechanic services LF5

LF5 is based in Franklin County, Tenn. and transports patients within a 150-mile radius of their base.

Ray Cadwallader, FP-C, NRP
Base Manager
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Jacob Bratcher, BSN,RN, CFRN
Safety Committee Member

Todd Knight, FP-C, NRP
Base Educator

Brad Simmons, Pilot
Base Aviation Manager

Will Talley, Pilot
Site Safety Officer