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air evacuation

Transport of patients from one location to another by specially equipped helicopters or other aircraft. Indications for air transport include severe trauma, burns, and other conditions requiring immediate skilled care and treatment.
See also: evacuation
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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.
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Reports said at least one person was being lifted by air evacuation to a nearby hospital, according to a police (https://twitter.
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At the same time the Government of Chad this week started a massive air evacuation of Chadian migrants who are caught in the fighting in the Central African Republic (CAR).
The army has begun air evacuation of stranded and isolated civilians and pilgrims along Govindghat-Badrinath road and Ghagriya-Hemkund track.
In a statement released last week, IOM said it will this month organize a final air evacuation to 277 stranded Ethiopian migrants from Yemen but said it will be unable to continue repatriation flights for the remaining over 12,000 stranded migrants until new funds are secured from international donors.
Reynolds, Surgeon General of the Army, discouraged the American Red Cross from organizing a corps of "flight nurses," since the Army did not see a need for specially trained nurses for air evacuation.
In short order, units structured on this model were reorganized as medical air evacuation transport squadrons within the Troop Carrier Command, borrowing transport planes as needed rather than having permanent aircraft of their own.
Very simply, the air evacuation system would not work without the staging facility staff.