Rescue

May 25, 2010 - 10:25 AM
At 10 p.m.
Mar 31, 2010 - 6:24 AM
The FAA has issued a supplemental type certificate (STC) to Sierra Industries for the installation of the Artex C406 (406 MHz) emergency locator transmitte
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:22 AM
The 27-minute search for the life-rafts occupied by the survivors of a Bond-operated Eurocopter EC 225 helicopter that ditched into the North Sea on <link
Jun 30, 2009 - 11:13 AM
Despite proposing mandatory equipage with emergency locator transmitters that broadcast on 406 MHz by Feb.
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:12 AM
In an effort to cut down on the more than 2,000 false distress signals it receives each year from emergency locator transmitters (ELT) and emergency positi
Jan 30, 2009 - 5:14 AM
Cyprus’s Ministry of Justice has ordered two AW139 medium twins for law enforcement and search-and-rescue (SAR) operations.
Jan 27, 2009 - 6:21 AM
Satellite monitoring of 121.5-MHz emergency locator transmitters (ELTs) will end as of February 1.
Jan 5, 2009 - 6:01 AM
As of February 1, search-and-rescue satellites will stop monitoring 121.5 MHz, one of the frequencies used by emergency locator transmitters.
May 19, 2008 - 10:29 AM
A voice-capable, three-frequency ELT made by the UK’s HT Smith Group is now being marketed in North America by Winslow Life Raft of Lake Suzy, Fla.