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Gridley Herald - The afterbay was a perfect location for CAL-Fire and other emergency agencies to hold a day's training. The shell of a gutted vehicle could be seen underwater with only the top showing as two firemen waited for a helicopter to deliver another fireman who repelled down a cable to practice extrication skills that come in handy so many times for firemen.

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grough.co.uk - One of the United Kingdom's new civilian search and rescue helicopters was used for the first time in a live mountain rescue in England.

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Alexandria, Va. - The FAA's Rotorcraft Directorate hosted the 2015 International Rotorcraft Safety Conference from April 21-23 in Hurst, Texas. The conference centered, in particular, on how the fatal accident rate has remained steady even though the overall rate has gone down. HAI took part.

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Alexandria, Va. – On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, HAI regular members attending the association's annual general membership meeting elected three members to the Board of Directors: Torbjorn "TC" Corell was reelected to the general aviation seat; Lynn Malmstrom to one of the two commercial seats; Jan Becker won the other commercial seat after a runoff.

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radionz.co.nz - Rough seas battering the rocky coastline at Muriwai Beach didn't stop Auckland lifeguard Tai Kahn from dropping out of a helicopter to rescue a surfer clinging to a cave roof.

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airforcetimes.com - The U.S. Air Force is looking at big changes to its combat search and rescue fleet, possibly using the tilt rotor Osprey to carry pararescuemen in addition to its new combat rescue helicopter, Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh said.

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Las Vegas, Nev. — Maverick Helicopters gained its sixth consecutive award for Best Air Tour from the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association's (SNHCA) Concierge Choice Awards. The company was honored at a ceremony in Wynn Las Vegas on Sunday, April 19.

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Auburn, Ala. – Auburn University has received the first FAA approval to operate a new Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Flight School as part of the Auburn University Aviation Center.

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Last week's Aerospace Maintenance Competition provided an inspiring look into the future of aviation and aerospace maintenance. Fourteen teams competed in the School Division of the 2015 Aerospace Maintenance Competition, a skills-based event that took place during last week's 2015 MRO Americas.

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The Appropriations Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives has adopted a spending blueprint that demands deep cuts from President Obama's domestic budget but keeps alive the hope that the panel can still move its spending bills through Congress this summer while searching for a compromise.

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