Safety of emergency medical services flights

Dec 1, 2008 - 6:10 AM
Change is coming to the helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) industry, and once the dust settles there could be fewer providers flying fewer helico
Nov 3, 2008 - 6:07 AM
The European helicopter safety team (Ehest) released the preliminary results of the first European-wide helicopter accident study on October 13, during a c
May 19, 2008 - 7:48 AM
Although the number of general aviation accidents last year was the lowest total since record keeping began in 1938, the NTSB noted that the accident rate
May 9, 2008 - 6:50 AM
Last month’s annual meeting of the Association of Air Medical Services was its usual low-key success as some 2,500 aeromedical professionals, a record numb
May 1, 2008 - 12:23 PM
General aviation fatalities dropped 30 percent last year, to 491 from 703 in 2006, according to the NTSB.
Apr 2, 2008 - 10:29 AM
<strong>Eurocopter AS 350B2, South Padre Island, Texas, Feb.
Jan 23, 2008 - 10:07 AM
If all flights took place in flawless conditions, in ideal weather and with perfectly designed aircraft that are maintained to impossibly impeccable standa
Dec 7, 2007 - 6:57 AM
<b>Bell 407, Newberry, S.C., July 13, 2004</b>–The NTSB blamed the EMS helicopter accident on the pilot’s failure to maintain terrain clearance as a result
Dec 6, 2007 - 6:24 AM
On January 25 the NTSB Office of Aviation Safety presented a special investigation report on EMS and helicopter EMS (HEMS) operations, attributing a number
Apr 30, 2007 - 7:38 AM
Implementing safety management systems (SMS) and developing operator decision-making skills are imperative to improving the accident record for helicopters