Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Helicopter Air Ambulance Industry Opposes Safety Upgrades

A recent news article online discussed the opposition that the helicopter air ambulance industry has about some key safety upgrades that the National Transportation Safety Board is calling for.  Some of these new improvements include the addition of night-vision goggles, terrain avoidance computers and autopilot controls.  Read more in "Medevac industry opposing upgrades wanted by NTSB", USA Today, August 20, 2010.  Click here for a listing of Air Ambulance firms.

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