Military helicopter lands to ask for directions

A Kazakhstan Ministry of Defence Mi-8 helicopter was forced to land in the middle of a road during an intense snowstorm in order to ask a passing truck driver for directions.

According to the Kazakhstan Ministry of Defence, the helicopter had been completing a visual orientation exercise with trainee pilots. Despite the unexpected landing, the mission was deemed a ‘success’.

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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.

The system allows recording of multiple channels of video in colour and infrared, along with continuous GPS and mapping data.

he objective of the course is to train physicians, nurses and nursing technicians in aeromedical evacuation in an operational and tactical environment.