air ambulance

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air ambulance

A specially equipped aircraft that can attend patients; take them from remote places to hospitals; transfer them between hospitals; and in some cases, attend accident scenes that are not easily accessible.
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Contract awarded for Taean emergency medical helicopter airfield construction
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Fellow racing doctor Fred MacSorley said his colleague's Delta Seven call sign pager was deactivated by the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service on Tuesday and should be inherited by a medical helicopter.
Kerry was transported via medical helicopter to a hospital in Geneva, where he is being examined, spokesman John Kirby said.
Gryphes technology solutions are in use on over 100 medical facilities including hospitals, medical center and medical helicopter services.
According to the Mirror, the session had been halted because of problems with the medical helicopter.
ALL of yesterday's scheduled Japanese Grand Prix practices at Motegi were cancelled due to fog preventing the medical helicopter from flying, writes Adam Scriven.
He was taken by medical helicopter to Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend in Springfield.
SeeNews) - Sep 10A , 2013 - Belgian aviation firm Noordzee Helikopters Vlaanderen, or NHV said Friday it had won a tender to provide medical helicopter services to the French hospitals of Arras and Lille.
Live television footage showed the medical helicopter that took Mubarak from Cairo's Tora prison arrive at a nearby military hospital.
With the soldier shot in the neck critically injured, a medical helicopter was called and a landing site identified.
The air medical and rescue sector's key players, including PHI Air Medical, Gulf Helicopters, FLIR Systems, HR Smith Group, International Vertical Access Network and Mark Mennie & MFI will be promoting their latest medical helicopter additions, aircraft medical equipments and thermal imaging systems, in addition to their innovative search and rescue products.