Tag Archives: Search and rescue

The birds of SAR

Above, the smaller of the two helicopters is a Bell Iroquois, CH-118. The larger tandem rotor helicopter is a Boeing-Vertol Model 107-II-28, CH-113A Labrador. Above, as the camera saw it, and below, as I saw it…   Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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One way to celebrate spring…

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A welcome sight

A Bell CH-146 Griffon from 424 (Tiger) Search and Rescue/Transport Squadron flying over Lake Ontario enroute to 8 Wing/CFB Trenton. In service in Canada since 1995, the Griffon is used primarily to support Army training, and other tasks including search … Continue reading

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Parachute eating tree

This SAR tech from 424 Search and Rescue Squadron at 8 Wing/CFB Trenton was ambushed by a tree – a vicious tree! I think that he looks like Ed Robertson of Ed’s Up and the Bare Naked Ladies? Lloyd Edward … Continue reading

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