The new vehicles will be used to perform high-altitude rescues, fire suppression and highway patrols, say San Bernandino.
Israeli police welcome new squadron
The Israeli police inaugurated its new aerial firefighting squadron at a ceremony on 6 February. It was announced last year that the responsibility of aerial firefighting was being moved from the Air Force to the police service. The new squadron is named the ‘Elad Squadron’, after Elad Riven, an Israeli volunteer firefighter who was killed during the 2010 Carmel disaster.
The squadron has already been called into action, helping to tackle the recent wildfires that swept through Israel, including the city of Haifa.
Vector Aerospace Corporation and its partner Robertson Fuel Systems (RFS) announced that its crash-resistant fuel tank for the Airbus AS350 has successfully completed its...
Northern Ireland Air Ambulance has announced the completion of its first mission
French Air Force rescue personnel assigned to the Transport Squadron ET 88 recently performed a simulated patient transport.
United Helicopters International Group has announced the signing of three contracts with Russian Helicopters to deliver a total of 10 helicopters to operators in China....