Ansat helicopters, produced at the Kazan Helicopter Plant of Russian Helicopters (part of Rostec State Corporation), will now be able to carry an added 150 to 200...
Diver rescued by LASD
The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department (LASD) Air Rescue 5, based in the US, recently responded to an emergency marine broadcast 40 miles (65 km) off the coast of Los Angeles, near Santa Barbara Island. It was set off due to a diver in distress. LASD Air Rescue 5 arrived on scene with a five-person crew consisting of 3 LASD Deputy Sheriff paramedic divers, a pilot and a co-pilot.
The crew hoisted the diver, who was unresponsive, off the deck of the dive boat on which she had travelled. LASD Air Rescue 5 said that the diver was then airlifted to the USC Catalina Hyperbaric Chamber for further treatment.
RACQ CQ Rescue was called upon to attend to two shark attack victims in Cid Harbour, Australia in two separate attacks a day apart.
RTAF has expanded its H225M purchase order with Airbus Helicopters, securing an additional four multi-role helicopters as part of its fleet strengthening.
Ireland’s first community air ambulance service will not be a doctor-led service, according to findings from the Irish Examiner.
The service, named Irish...
Commercial drone manufacture K2 Unmanned Systems has announced that is now offering tethered drone solutions for its UAVs.