- Montracon employees praised for fire rescue help. // Commercial Motor;8/23/2012, Vol. 218 Issue 5498, p8
The article reports that two Montracon employees were commended by Humberside Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) after helping firefighters in dealing with a fire at the manufacturer's Market Weighton factory on August 7, 2012 in England.
- 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...
- 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.
- Advanced Avionics To The Rescue. Minami, Wayde R. // Flying Safety;Jul2001, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p12
Discusses the rescue operation conducted by the crew of Witch 53, a C-130J aircraft of the 135th Airlift Group of the United States Air Force in Baltimore, Maryland, for a lost student pilot who was flying over the Atlantic Ocean.
- Three PJs brave cold, rough seas to aid injured sailor. Warren, Ken // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Dec2001, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p18
Focuses on the response of the 920th Rescue Group, Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, to the injured sailor at 1,300 miles at sea. Call from Air Rescue Coordination Center; Details on the response made by the team; Condition of the sailor.
- Tower block tragedy. // Crisis Response Journal;Sep2009, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p5
The article reports on the rescue operation performed by firefighters of London Bridge Fire Brigade to the residents of a blazing residential block in Camberwell, London, England.
- Access Denied. Hyles, James // Fire Chief;Jul2004, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p82
Focuses on the risks faced by responders of becoming victims during confined-space rescues. Hazards posed by confined space; Maintenance of rescue equipment.
- Rescue Unit Exceeds 300 Afghanistan Saves. // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Feb2009, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p9
The article reports that the U.S. Air Force Reservists with the 920th Rescue Wing at Patrick Air Force Base in Florida have saved more than 300 American troops since deployment to Afghanistan in February 2008. The Reserve Command flew helicopter missions in support of the Army medical evacuation...