American Ambulance Service, Inc. is based in Norwich, Connecticut. Norwich is 29 square miles with a population of over 40,000. We have been eastern Connecticut’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provider since 1972.
On June 24, 1972 at 12 noon Ron Aliano opened the doors to American Ambulance Service, Inc. with two used ambulances and a small team of Emergency Medical Technicians, including himself, to serve Norwich, CT. The operation actually started operating out of his Cedar...
In 1981 we moved our fleet of seven ambulances to 101 West Main Street. The Norwich Transportation Center now sits where this building once existed.
In 1983 American hosted the first paramedic program in Eastern CT. There were 13 participants.
In 1983 the construction process began for our current location.