Winter Helipad Safety Tips

Here are 10 quick tips on how to keep your helipad in SAFE shape this winter: 1.  Use only UREA or a chemical product that claims no corrosive properties or hazards to the environment, such as the ice-melting agents Sodium Acetate or Potassium Acetate. 2.  DO NOT USE ROCK SALT.  Rock salt is corrosive to…

Quotes on Flight

“The air up there in the clouds is very pure and fine, bracing and delicious. And why shouldn’t it be? —it is the same the angels breathe.” — Mark Twain “Can the magic of flight ever be carried by words? I think not.” — Michael Parfit “The fascination of flight can’t be expressed with words….

Landing Zone Safety and Set-Up

Remote scene safety is important from the very beginning… and that includes securing a safe landing zone (LZ) for our helicopters. Our healthcare partners can arrange for a Landing Zone Lecture, offering continuing education credit, while enhancing safety and familiarity with our helicopter. Note: Multiple department/agency lectures are encouraged. Click here to request a Landing Zone Lecture…