air ambulance

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A helicopter, or, less commonly, a fixed wing aircraft, used to evacuate a person who requires immediate medical attention that cannot be provided on site

air ambulance

Emergency medicine A helicopter or, less commonly, a fixed wing aircraft, used to evacuate a person who requires immediate medical attention that cannot be provided at his/her current location
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A picture of the air ambulance helicopter landing on the site was also posted online.
If emergency vehicles cannot get to the site, police and air ambulance helicopters are not allowed to take off.
A Yorkshire Air Ambulance helicopter landed at the nearby Sands recreation area off Huddersfield Road, before flying the patient to the Northern General Hospital in Sheffield.
An air ambulance helicopter had been called out and a Coastguard helicopter, which had been at an Ochil Mountain Rescue training exercise in Bridge of Allan that evening, was also there.
A Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance helicopter was also seen landing in a nearby field.
AN AIR ambulance helicopter was called to Bradgate Park after a walker was injured.
A UH-60M Black Hawk air ambulance helicopter with six people on board went missing late yesterday (Feb.
Earlier in the term, the Children's Air Ambulance helicopter also landed on the school field, giving all of the Prep School the opportunity to look around the helicopter and speak with the pilot.
Objective: To analyze the characteristics of patients transferred by ambulance helicopter in Erzurum.
At 100kg, the incubator is fitted to a sled and requires two people to lift into the air ambulance helicopter. It boasts the world's first infant harness tested to aviation emergency landing conditions.
According to the reports, an army air ambulance helicopter MI-17 carrying a medical team, crashed in the mountainous area of Mansehra.
William will take two weeks' paternity leave from his job as an air ambulance helicopter pilot and join his family at Kensington Palace where they will spend the rst few days after the birth before travelling to their Norkfolk home Anmer Hall.