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 …

Russia’s KA-226 Helicopter May Get Unmanned Version

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Services

According to company executives, the Moscow-based aerospace company Russian Helicopters may start working on a completely unmanned drone-like version of its long-serving Ka-226 utility helicopter. If the work goes ahead, it will mean the creation of a full-sized helicopter that …

Maryland State Police Orchestrate Aerial Rescue of Injured Swimmer

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Search and Rescue, Helicopter Services

Oakland, MD – After responding to a call regarding an injured swimmer who slipped and fell on a rock and received head injuries as a result, state police called for an aerial rescue. Upon initially stabilizing the rescue victim’s condition, …

North Pennsylvania Highway Accident Prompts Emergency Helicopter Response

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Search and Rescue, Helicopter Services

Emergency helicopter services are frequently called into many kinds of accidents and disasters, and not always in areas inaccessible to motor vehicles. Sometimes, their rapid response capabilities are needed along highways or even in urban areas. Such was the case …

Near Fatal Shooting of Vernon Man Prompts Helicopter Rescue Airlift

Admin Emergency Services, Helicopter Search and Rescue

Several suspects are wanted in the Tuesday, May 11th multiple shooting of a Vernon man who had to be airlifted to a nearby hospital for emergency life support. The unnamed individual, who is in his early 20’s, was shot several …