The helicopter crash claimed the life of a PennSTAR pilot on 25 May in New Castle, Delaware, US.
CHP trains for long line rescues
California Highway Patrol (CHP), Golden Gate Division Air Operations, has released footage of long line rescue training exercises it conducted at Lake Berryessa, California, US. The footage includes shots from the rescuers’ perspective as they are transported by a helicopter at the end of a long line with a stretcher.
A new electronic flight instrument has been installed onboard a Bell 212 helicopter flown by the Colombian National Police.
The aim is to use the remotely piloted aircraft for missions including critical life-saving efforts such as locating missing persons.
A search and rescue team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted two rescues on 21 May. The first rescue was near Lake Cushman on Mount Washington at 4,500...
Australia’s Royal Flying Doctor Service has highlighted new medical simulator technology it has acquired to help train its crews.