- United States Air Force Well Done Award. // Flying Safety;Feb95, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p28
Presents a narrative regarding a rescue effort by the 41st and 71st Rescue Squadrons of the United States Air Force. Rescue team members; Difficulties encountered during the rescue; Presentation of the United States Air Force Well Done Award to the team.
- USAF To Bolster Pilot Rescue Ability. Wall, Robert // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/12/2002, Vol. 157 Issue 7, p30
Focuses of the pilot rescue ability of United States Air Force. Establishment of search-and-rescue unit; Plan to replace aircrafts'; Production of Boeing-built system radios.
- Out of the Spotlight. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;Sep2000, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p26
Looks at how the personnel of the United States Air Force Rescue Coordination Center conduct their work. Disasters and accidents in which the center had been involved in search and rescue missions; What guides the rescue and mission efforts of the airmen; How the personnel of the center feel...
- Superman School. McKenna, Pat // Airman;Feb2000, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p2
Looks at the Pararescue School for United States Airforce airmen and pararescuemen. Responsibilities of a pararescueman; Overview of a pararescue training; How to gain admittance into a pararescue school.
- To the Rescue. Wright, Ken; McKenna, Pat // Airman;Feb2000, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p17
Recounts the experiences of United States Air Force combat search and rescue team in fighting the Serbian forces in Kosovo on May 2, 1999. Role of Lieutenant Colonel Steve Laushine as mission commander; Obstacles faced by the airmen during the rescue; Lessons learned from the experience.
- Air Force Issues Combat Search And Rescue RFP. // Defense Daily;10/22/2012, Vol. 256 Issue 16, p11
The article reports on the issuance of a request for proposals (RFP) for the Combat Search and Rescue Helicopter (CRH) program by the U.S. Air Force.
- You're in the water! Now what? Sheahan, Michael D. // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;May/Jun94, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p12
Describes how the Air Force conducts a rescue operation for aircraft pilots or crewmembers who ejected from their plane and landed on the sea. Tools rescuers commonly use; Details of the rescue procedure; Activities of the rescue swimmer.
- My first SAR. Kane, Steve // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p26
Narrates an American Air Force officer's first search and rescue (SAR) mission. Descending under the cloud deck; Engine trouble experienced by another plane; Operating altitudes; Situational awareness; Finding the survivor.
- THAT OTHERS MAY LIVE. Anders, Mark // Boys' Life;Jan2014, Vol. 104 Issue 1, p34
This article provides information on the U.S. Air Force pararescuemen, commonly called the PJs, including their equipment, training and combat-and-rescue operation.