Newquay Coastguard helicopter turned airborne maternity unit on 18 August, when a baby boy was born whilst the helicopter was in flight
Royal Canadian Air Force seeks to reduce pilot problems
A report from the Royal Canadian Air Force has noted that a number of its pilots who have been flying Griffon helicopters have suffered from neck pain as a result, and are now seeking a solution to the problem. Over 200 pilots and flight engineers were surveyed for the report, which showed that 75 per cent had experienced neck pain, with differing degrees of severity reported. The use of heavy equipment such as night vision goggles was cited as one of the possible causes of neck pain.
The Colorado National Guard continues aviation firefighting in support of the incident commander overseeing the Cache Creek Fire in Garfield County, Colorado
The Canadian province of British Columbia has declared a state of emergency as over 500 wildfires continue to burn, with around 100 helicopters struggling to contain the...
REVA has gained Gold Standard Accreditation from the International Business Aviation Council for successfully implementing and meeting its International Standard for...
Devon Air Ambulance is to purchase of a new state of the art Airbus H145 helicopter