Two pilots help families with sick children out of Puerto Rico


WINDSOR LOCKS — Brian Lisoski and Joe Howley are pilots and after witnessing what natural disasters can do to a community, their time in the sky gave them a chance to realize that their plane isn’t the only thing with wings.

“When Joe and I talk about flying we really talk about helping others,” says Lisoski.

Howley helped create “PALS” or Patient Airlift Services.

The organization connects volunteer pilots with patients suffering in natural disasters and flies them to area hospitals.

On Tuesday, the two men found a private jet owner who agreed to pick up two families from Puerto Rico. The families both had children who needed emergency medical attention.  Read More….




November 08, 2017