An Aerial Look at The US West’s Megadrought

Admin Emergency Services, Flex Air News, Helicopter Jobs, Helicopter Lifts, Helicopter News, Helicopter Search and Rescue, Helicopter Services, Helicopters

2021 Megadrought Entering New Extremes Though it’s not widely known to some outsiders, the western United States is passing through what could best be described as a megadrought that has been ongoing for over 20 years to-date. This event that …

A Helicopter Retrieves the Body of a Kit Carson Peak Climber

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Search and Rescue

On Saturday evening, a helicopter together with its crew completed the search and rescue operation of a lost peak climber after retrieving her body. The 29-years-old mountaineer also known as Madeline Baharlou-Quivey, cliffed out, a scenario that resulted in a …

Helicopter Rescue of Hiker in Rugged Olympic National Park Caught on Video

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Search and Rescue

Search rescue helicopter services are all too often completely essential for the safe evacuation of injured or stuck people from remote locations. This was demonstrated only recently with posted video of a hiker being extracted from one such famously rugged …

This Florida Sheriff’s Department Splurged on a $5.2 Million Helicopter

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Search and Rescue, Helicopter Services

In Martin County, Florida, the Sheriff’s Department doesn’t mess around when it comes to high-tech toys for its work. County Sheriff William Snyder proudly presented his department’s brand new $5.2 million helicopter this last Tuesday and justified it as a …

Helicopter Used to Save a Dozen Pregnant and Injured Cows from Swiss Mountain

Admin Helicopter Lifts, Helicopter Search and Rescue, Helicopter Services

A dozen Swiss cows got the bovine bragging experience of a lifetime in Lausenpass, Switzerland this past Friday when they had to be harnessed up and sling-flown to safety by heavy-lift helicopter services in a slightly less than usual emergency …