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#1 FlightWeb News

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Posted 09 August 2013 - 01:00 PM

A pilot and flight paramedic were killed in a fixed-wing air ambulance crash near Akureyri, Iceland on Aug 5th, 2013. The accident occurred while attempting an emergency landing at a race track.

This site has been blacked out temporarily as a tribute to our fallen colleagues.

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Posted 11 August 2013 - 02:17 AM

Global running 12 month total of Air Medical incidents and accidents: (as of August 5, 2013)

22 incidents with:
52 dead,
18 injured,
18 uninjured

August 5, 2013, 2/1/0, Akureyri, Iceland (FW)
July 22 2013, 1/0/0, Las Vegas Metro PD SAR
June 25 2013, 20/0/0, IAF (Uttarakhand, India)
June 19 2013, 0/0/3, Air Evac Lifeteam 2
June 11 2013, 1/3/0, Eagle Med
June 7 2013, 0/2/0, Air Methods
June 6 2013, 0/0/4, Native AIR (FW)
June 6 2013, 3/0/0, AirEvac Lifeteam 91
May 31 2013, 4/0/0, ORNGE
May 25 2013, 3/0/0, Angle Flight, (FW)
April 24 2013, 4/0/0, Oaxaca, Mexico
April 4 2013, 3/0/0, Nassau, (FW)
March 29 2013, 3/0/0, Alaska State Troopers
March 27 2013, 0/0/4, Careflight Australia, (FW)
February 22 2013, 2/1/0, EagleMed
January 2 2013, 3/0/0, Mercy Med Air
January 2 2013, 0/4/0, Mediflight
December 29 2012, 0/1/3, AeroCare TX
December 10 2012, 3/0/0, REACT
November 15 2012, 0/3/0, Classic Lifeguard
October 1 2012, 0/3/0, Careflight
August 6 2012, 0/0/4, PHI AirMed 12
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