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PCFR conducts helicopter training

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On Tuesday 28 June 2022, Putnam County Fire Rescue conducted helicopter training with TraumaOne and ShandsCair. Multiple crews were able to rotate through the training site at the Palatka-Kay Larkin Airport. TraumaOne South flew a 2012 EC135 helicopter, while ShandsCair flew a 2013 EC-155 helicopter out for the training event. Topics discussed included LZ requirements, safe operations around helicopters, patient loading procedures and emergency response considerations.

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CHRIS DILLEYSenior Correspondent

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