Tragedy was averted when an Australian adventurer was rescued by a combined Canadian military and civilian SAR team just south of the North Pole.
THE NEW OFFSHORE
In this first part in our extensive series on the offshore helicopter industry in the Gulf of Mexico, we look at the origins, evolution and importance of this unique sector.
A NEW ERA IN TRAINING
Dedicated to safety and quality instruction, Era Training Center draws students from around the globe — including, in the author's case, Hawaii.
IN IT FOR THE LONG HAUL
At a time when many regions are divesting them selves of public assets and services, the helicopter unit of the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office is proving an indispensable commodity.
Many ALE and ENG operators are finding that Robinson's previously ignored special mission R4 4s may be the solution to troubling economic times.
HOT & HIGH WINS THE RACE
With its focus on long-term customer relationships and slow and steady growth, vertical reference specialist Mountain Air Helicopters continues to experience success.
TOP IT UP
Staying hydrated may not seem like a critical matter, but dehydration can be an immensely dangerous condition — one that helicopter personnel are very susceptible to.