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Helicopters are of course a vital component for search and rescue (SAR) agencies as they can assist in a variety of SAR missions, offering flexible multi-role capabilities that rotary wing aircraft cannot. The Portuguese Rescue Coordination Centre currently operates the...
The acute migration crisis in the Mediterranean Sea has brought the issue of search and rescue (SAR) – both military and civilian – starkly to the fore over the last 12 months. More investment is needed in platforms, equipment, personnel, and training. But more than tha...
With Angel Thunder, the world’s largest multinational, joint-service interagency combat search and rescue exercise having taken place this month, Defence IQ took the opportunity to consolidate some of the most interesting footage to emerge from around the web! Boastin...
Flight Lieutenant Wales has commenced his duties as an RAF Search and Rescue (SAR) helicopter co-pilot in the Falkland Islands providing SAR cover for both the civilian and military population. Flight Lieutenant Wales is part of a four-man crew providing SAR cover f...
The Ministry of Defence and Department for Transport (DfT) announced today that they will not proceed with the preferred bid or the current procurement process for this project. In a Written Ministerial Statement to Parliament, the Secretary of State for Transpor...
For the past two years, the Search and Rescue Europe conference has brought together leading SAR practitioners to discuss how we can move towards better integration between different SAR agencies, and has established itself as the premier forum for the SAR community....
As the Arctic becomes an increasingly important strategic and political region, governments across the region are making their interests and priorities in the region known. Militaries are increasing their presence in the region as it continues to grow in statue as an im...
Courtesy of Transport IQ, view the infographic below to see the results of this year's Search and Rescue Europe Survey, which posed four important questions to the SAR community: What are the most pressing concerns for 2014? What is the biggest overall barrier to SAR...
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