The 2-211th General Support Aviation Battalion of the Utah National Guard hoisted a seriously injured 20-year-old man off the face of the Uintah Mountains.
US crew delivers supplies to remote Puerto Rican community
A US Customs and Border Protection Black Hawk crew working from Ramey Air Force Base in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, supplied the small mountainous community of Castaner, Puerto Rico with daily critical supplies including medicine. The isolated town was receiving no relief after hurricane Maria destroyed much of the community’s infrastructure until the AMO crew discovered it.
A pilot and aircrew of Rescue 651 have been recognised with a Commendation Award at the National SAR Awards in Canberra.
A C-130J Super Hercules aircraft departed from Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, loaded with medical and recovery supplies.
ALEA is encouraging public safety agencies considering drone operations to use these standards as a guiding document.
Ansett will invest in the development of what Viking said will be the first ever level D full flight simulator for the CL-415.