The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has awarded a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to Latitude Technologies’ SkyNode SATCOM models for Bombardier Dash-8 aircraft...
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.
Airbus Helicopters and Schiebel have tested Manned Unmanned Teaming capabilities between an H145 platform and a CAMCOPTER® S-100 Unmanned Air System
Germany-based ADAC Luftrettung pilots are now using night vision goggles (NVGs) for emergency air medical operations during the night
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Cory Oaks from Classic Air Medical in Utah is the recipient of the 2018 Tim Hynes Award