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Lancashire, England (Lancashire Telegraph) - The National Police Air Service mobilised a helicopter from its base in Warton, near Preston, and discovered two 'vulnerable' missing women 25 minutes later.

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brisbanetimes.com.au - Dozens of terrified tourists had to abseil to safety or be airlifted by helicopter from cable cars in the French resort of Grenoble, after they became stuck in high winds.

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Westport, New Zealand (stuff.co.nz) - The rescue of a "very ill" Ukrainian fisherman from a ship off the West Coast was made more challenging by huge ocean swells and strong winds, Nelson Marlborough rescue helicopter duty pilot Flint Horn said.

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Black Hills, S.D. (newscenter1.tv) - The Interagency Helicopter Medevac has held its fourth annual training session in the Black Hills.

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Warrenton, Ore. — A Good Samaritan and U.S. Coast Guard crews rescued five people and recovered one person from a capsized boat on the Columbia River Bar, June 20.
 

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Escanaba, Mich. (dailypress.net) - A different type of vehicle is parked in the emergency parking lot of OSF St. Francis Hospital - the new helicopter ambulance that will be transporting patients to and from the hospital has made its debut.

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kpbs.org - Firefighters had their hands full when hot, dry, and windy conditions — a rarity in mid-May — fed a dozen San Diego wildfires. More than 40 planes and helicopters logged time fighting fires around the county during that week.

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english.jschina.com.cn - Three helicopters were dispatched May 30 to fight a forest fire that has raged in east China's Shandong province since May 29.

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Utah County, Utah (Daily Herald) - Pleasant Grove Police, Utah County Sheriff officials, and Utah County Search and Rescue teams were able to retrieve a man who was injured while paragliding above Pleasant Grove May 21.

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Richmond, Va. (WTVR) — If you've seen video of the smooth, sure rescue of a young man who jumped off the Powhite Parkway bridge May 14, you may think this is something the River Rescue and Medflight teams have done plenty of times. They have practiced it, in fact.

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