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Simplex Joins Forces with Advanced Helicopter + Rescue Techniques as Training Providers

 - March 6, 2013, 12:30 PM
Aerial firefighting spray boom

Portland, Ore.-based Simplex (Booth No. N2511), known for its unique, easily convertible aerial firefighting spray booms, announced that it is teaming with Advanced Helicopter + Rescue Techniques (AH+RT), also Portland-based, to provide rotary-wing aerial firefighting and technical rescue training, including turnkey solutions for customers.

The partnership with AH+RT adds program management and consulting to the list of services that Simplex can provide to its customers. AH+RT is known for its helicopter wildland firefighting training, advanced NVG rescue operation training, mountainous flight and rescue, technical rescue and tactical operations.

“Offering comprehensive training and support services is key to ensuring overall flight safety and mission effectiveness for our customers,” said Simplex president and CEO Mark Zimmerman.