Fire and Emergency New Zealand and the Northland Rescue Helicopter have teamed up in an effort to provide firefighters with a faster method of arriving at incidents where...
Three survive air ambulance crash
An Air Methods medical helicopter crashed near Beattyville, Kentucky, US, early on 7 February. The three crew members of the EC135 survived, with only one going to hospital for leg and chest injuries.
Fire crews have stated that the helicopter was going in to land when it crashed, and did not have a patient onboard. Local press reported that the helicopter was responding to a car wreck in Beattyville at around 05:00 hrs on 7 February. As the helicopter came in to land, the pilot is said to have lost control and the helicopter flipped onto its side. Firefighters were quickly on the scene to extinguish a small fire that broke out.
Switzerland-based Pilatus has obtained type certificates from the European Aviation Safety Agency and the US’s Federal Aviation Administration for its newest aircraft, the...
Wiltshire Air Ambulance has shared the news that its newest recruit – a female pilot bear mascot – has been in demand attending fundraising events across the county.
The Wales Air Ambulance Charity has permanently relocated its paediatric and neonatal operation to a new base in Cardiff.
The new plane will perform medical transportation flights throughout North America, South America and Central America.