air evacuation


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air evacuation

The evacuation of personnel and cargo by aircraft or helicopters.
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and C--46s to land troops and equipment and for air evacuation from soon-to-be-captured airfields, and C--119s for air-dropping supplies to advancing UN troops.
Since the emergency air evacuation began on 21 December, as of 25 December, 2,743 migrants had been assisted to return to their country safely aboard 19 flights.
The Second World War brought about a significant change in the US Army's attitude toward the concept of "flight nursing" to accompany wounded Soldiers during air evacuation transport from forward surgical hospitals to tertiary facilities.
Very simply, the air evacuation system would not work without the staging facility staff.
Dec 23, 1928: The world's first air evacuation is carried out by the RAF when the British Legation in Kabul is flown to safety.
A launch and recovery team speeds out to the aircraft and immediately goes to work helping the air evacuation crew unload the patients after a long flight.
To successfully mold butyl rubber, particular attention must be paid during mold design to maintaining homogeneous temperature throughout the mold and in achieving optimum air evacuation.
The British team took command of the rescue operation, and after giving her medical aid, organised a land and air evacuation to take her to Kathmandu.
The company's Emergency Planning Division operates the only integrated corporate air evacuation service available today.
Open Competition: Provision Of Services For Flight-Technical Exploitation Helicopter VK117-2 (EC-145) (Serial Number 9631, Registration Number RA-07255) In Order To Ensure The Transport (Air) Service And The Executive Authorities Of The Krasnodar Region, Associated With The Realization Of The Officials Assigned To The Their Powers (Flyby Resort Areas, Farmland, Farms, Circled The Area For The Purpose Of Inspection, Prevention Of Natural Disasters, Emergency Situations); The Implementation Of Sanitary And Air Evacuation, Including The Transportation Of Citizens In Order To Save The Life And Health; Support Sporting Events Of National And International Level And To Participate In Activities Related To The Preparations For The Above-Mentioned Competition.
The army has begun air evacuation of stranded and isolated civilians and pilgrims along Govindghat-Badrinath road and Ghagriya-Hemkund track.
With the fighting making an air evacuation impossible, IOM has been working