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Portuguese Air Force reported on the part it played in the rescue of 244 migrants in the Mediterranean Sea

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The Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine Crew Course provided by the Great North Air Ambulance Service: a review from both a paramedic’s and a doctor’s perspective

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More than 50 experts from across Europe recently assembled for European HEMS and Air Ambulance Committee Symposium in Germany.

Bristow Helicopters (Nigeria) has announced its plans to offer a new dedicated helicopter rescue and recovery service for Nigeria’s oil and gas industry from August.

Fixed wing

Rega of Switzerland speaks of its receipt of accredition by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems.

Viking Air Limited has announced the acquisition of the worldwide amphibious aircraft programme from Bombardier

Equipment

 DRF Luftrettung has placed an order for two more AC70 kits with Bucher Leichtbau.

Military/coast guard

Bristow Helicopters Limited has announced the appointment of Russell Torbet CBE to the role of director of UK SAR.

Portuguese Air Force reported on the part it played in the rescue of 244 migrants in the Mediterranean Sea

Medical crew

A DRF Luftrettung crew found they were treating a familiar face in early June, after they picked up a patient who turned out to be a colleague.

Pilots

A pilot has been praised for performing an emergency landing after a WellmontOne Air Transport Bell 407 helicopter suffered an in-flight mechanical fault.

Aerial firefighting

The European Emergency Number Association (EENA) has announced that it is working with UAV-maker DJI to look for ways to integrate the use of drones into first-response missions.

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