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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper responds to two serious crashes

27.07.21

The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper has responded to two serious crashes, on the Darling Downs, this morning.

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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue flies to the aid of overdue boaties

26.07.21

The Mount Isa-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has come to the aid of two overdue boaties, as part of a multi-agency search, in the Gulf of Carpentaria.

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LifeFlight airlifts child survivor from horror crash

22.07.21

A primary-school aged boy has been airlifted to the Queensland Children’s Hospital, after he was critically injured in a car crash, earlier today. It’s believed he was a passenger in a car, travelling along a highway south west of Toowoomba, when it collided with a truck. The Toowoomba-based LifeFlight Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter…

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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue clocks up busiest year on record

19.07.21

LifeFlight Australia has completed a record financial year of saving lives, with RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Air Ambulance jets, community helicopters and critical care doctors coming to the aid of 6,733 people. The jet and helicopter crews were busier than ever, flying more than 4,600 hours in total. “We’re able to provide that high level of care…

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LifeFlight takes maintenance of ‘hero gear’ to the highest level

19.07.21

LifeFlight Australia’s fleet of rescue helicopters are well-known for saving lives, but that process begins with engineering and the Archerfield-based operation has recently added another feather, to its already well-decorated cap.    LifeFlight Engineering was recently granted approval, by Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA), to be the only Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) which can carry…

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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts two injured riders from motocross park

18.07.21

The Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man to hospital, after he was injured in a motorbike crash, earlier today. (Sun 18th) It’s believed he was riding at a motocross park in the Scenic Rim, when he lost control of his dirt bike and crashed. The rescue chopper was called into action shortly after 10am.…

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