A motorist who was injured after driving off a mountain road and falling some 50 m (165 ft).
Sikorsky contracts United Rotorcraft for Black Hawk medical interior
United Rotorcraft, a division of Air Methods, announced on 14 July that it has signed a contract to provide Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, with 75 shipsets of the United Rotorcraft Black Hawk Medical Interior system over the next five years. This multi-year contract is the fifth of its kind with Sikorsky since 1997, noted United Rotorcraft, and includes the installation of the interior system in HH-60M aircraft at Sikorsky’s facility in Stratford, Connecticut, US.
The previous contracts involved the delivery of 280 medical interiors on HH-60A, HH-60L (originally designated the UH-60Q) and HH-60M model Black Hawks.
Under a new agreement, the fixed-wing medical transport providers will co-operate on time-critical missions.
The Exchange was designed to share real-world lessons learned about humanitarian assistance and disaster relief.
RACQ CQ Rescue described the mission as a ‘marathon’ five-hour task.
Awesome Air Evac, DFS and TMH Medical Services have announced that they have joined forces to provide an air ambulance service based in Kabul, Afghanistan.