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 …

U.S. Forces Sending Helicopters Into Kabul Neighborhoods to Rescue Evacuees

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Services

In recent weeks, the perimeter of U.S. and coalition-controlled territory in Afghanistan has shrunk to little more than a few beleaguered outposts and nowhere is this more visible than in Kabul, where coalition forces control little more than the walled-off …

German Military Helicopters to Assist Afghan Evacuation

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Search and Rescue, Helicopter Services

Germany’s Bundeswehr has loaned two of its Airbus H14M military helicopters and personnel to the Afghan evacuation effort in an effort to bring more people out of the country from Kabul’s airport. These compact helicopters will be used for combined …

Napa County Invests Nearly $2 Million in Firefighting Helicopter

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Services

After watching over 200,000 acres of county land simply burn up along with 1,500 structures in 2020, the government of Napa County has plenty of good reasons to invest in its own dedicated firefighting protection. This is exactly what the …

Motorbike Crash Victim Assisted by Rescue Helicopter

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Services

Not all medical helicopter requests come in for the retrieval of people from highly remote areas. Sometimes, these professional air rescue machines are used for assorted reasons in helping with accidents and incidents that are fully accessible to road-based emergency …