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We are pleased to announce the Police Aviation Special Edition of AirMed&Rescue!

Thames Valley Air Ambulance in the UK has enlisted two dedicated delivery drivers to help transport blood and plasma to the helicopter for use in emergency medical taskings.

Nassau County Police and Suffolk County Police, both based in New York, US, have been training with a new life-saving device for water rescues – the ‘Rescue Stick’.

The Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care in France are looking for participants for their short questionnaire on ECMO and on renal replacement therapy.

A new report released by Fior Markets and conducted by Global Info Research estimates that the global aerial firefighting market will grow over the next five years.

A new medical aviation centre for pilots, air traffic controllers and ground support staff has opened at the Changi General Hospital in Singapore.

The UK Government’s Department for Transport (DfT) has released a report detailing civilian search and rescue (SAR) helicopter (SARH) operations between April 2018 and March 2019, and has highlighted a decrease compared to the previous year.

Aviation companies in the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) of China, are currently working to enhance their air rescue services by 2020.

A state-wide system of about 70 air ambulances in remote areas along the north coast of California, US, is warning that it may be forced to shrink and/or dramatically decrease operations.

Enterprise UAS, California-based unmanned aerial systems (UAS) technology support and solutions provider, is hosting a free two-day DJI public Safety UAV event on 12-13 June at Rio Lindo Adventist Academy in Healdsburg, California, US.

Bell is celebrating 30 years of service in South Africa, where it now has 225 Bell aircraft in operation since teaming up with National Airways Corporation (NAC) in 1989.

The Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation, the EMERCOM of Russia, has unveiled a new portable device that intercepts and ‘forcibly grounds’ unauthorised unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), or drones, which often disrupt rescue...

A new state-of-the-art Deck Integrated Fire Fighting System (DIFFS) has been installed at the Bristol Royal Infirmary, UK, rooftop helipad.

Sikorsky has developed a technology kit that was used for the first time to operate a Black Hawk helicopter with full-authority, fly-by-wire flight controls.

Unmanned aircraft traffic management system (UTM) AirMap has appointed Tom Wheeler – previously appointed as the 31st Chairman of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) by President Barack Obama – to its Board of Directors.

Bell Helicopter’s 505 Jet Ranger X aircraft has received certification for high-altitude operations.

This June, the Metro Aviation Completion Center has received a seal of approval from the European Union Aviation Agency (EASA), which is responsible for the certification of aircraft in the European Union (EU), as well as some non-EU European...

A trial scheduled to last until mid-2022 will see he ADAC Luftrettung base at the University Medical Center in Mainz, Germany, remain in operation until 22:00 hrs.

The Night Vision Awards selection committee have announced that they are extending the call for nominations for the 2019 Night Vision Awards Show.

A new study has revealed the challenges that emergency, trauma and transport nurses face.

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