Elbit Systems Successfully Demonstrates High-Altitude High-Precision Aerial Firefighting Solution

Using a computed launch of liquid pellets from high altitude, the HyDropTM system lifts the long-standing restriction on nighttime aerial firefighting Elbit Systems completed a successful field demonstration of its patented Hydrop system, an innovative solution enabling high-altitude high-precision aerial firefighting. The field demonstration took place recently as part of an exercise led by the … More Elbit Systems Successfully Demonstrates High-Altitude High-Precision Aerial Firefighting Solution

2019 Mission Statistics of the DRF Group Rapid Assistance For Over 40,000 Patients

In a total of 40,738 missions, the crews of the 35 HEMS bases in Germany, Austria and Liechtenstein as well as the ambulance flight operations were alerted to provide immediate, highly professional medical assistance to seriously ill or injured people. After all: when a life is at stake, every minute counts. With 40,738 missions in … More 2019 Mission Statistics of the DRF Group Rapid Assistance For Over 40,000 Patients

Sikorsky Combat Rescue Helicopter Approved To Enter Production

Lockheed Martin have announced the Sikorsky HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter (CRH) program achieved a “Milestone C” decision from the U.S. Air Force, which moves the program into low rate initial production. The Combat Rescue Helicopter will perform critical combat search and rescue and personnel recovery operations for all U.S. military services.  The four instrumented test aircraft … More Sikorsky Combat Rescue Helicopter Approved To Enter Production

LifeSave Transport Announces New Base Operation in Salina – Kansas – USA

LifeSave Transport, a ground and critical care air transport company, is pleased to announce plans to begin operations of a new air medical transport base in Salina, Kansas. LifeSave will provide a rotor-wing to transport critically ill or injured patients when needed, serving the North Central part of Kansas. LifeSave’s highly trained medical and flight … More LifeSave Transport Announces New Base Operation in Salina – Kansas – USA