Wind Farm maintenance using hoist transfer. (Photo courtesy of Ned Dawson)
Ship transfer. (Photo courtesy of Ned Dawson)
The Goodrich(R) rescue hoist 44318 is the only human external cargo (HEC) rated aftermarket hoist available for the Mi-17, offering more power, reliability and capabilities than previous offerings on the platform.
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jason Fischman, a pararescueman assigned to the 83rd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron, hoists with a U.S. Army tactical explosive detection dog into a HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, June 21, 2013, during a joint rescue training scenario. The training was a first for both branches and prepared them for future rescue missions. (DoD photo by photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade, U.S. Air Force/Released)
Puerto Rico National Guard aviation conducts Rescue Hoist System familiarization training in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, on Sept. 5, 2014.
A flight medic with Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, is hoisted into a medical helicopter with Luca, a Military Working Dog with 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, during a training exercise at Forward Operating Base Spin Boldak, Kandahar province, Afghanistan, Feb. 24, 2011. The training prepared the flight medics for medical evacuation of working dogs.
A Cyprian 460-SAR SQ Search and Rescue helicopter departs to the USS Stout (DDG 55) during a simulated search and rescue exercise June 4, 2016. Stout, an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, deployed as part of the Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group, is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe.
Edda 2/7C and rescue boats after capsizing of Alexander L. Kielland
New Orleans (Sept. 5, 2005) – U.S. Navy search and rescue (SAR) swimmer, Aviation Warfare Systems Operator 1st Class Tim Hawkins, retrieves and evacuates a victim of Hurricane Katrina from a rooftop in New Orleans into an SH-60B Seahawk helicopter. The Navy's involvement in the Hurricane Katrina humanitarian assistance operations is led by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in conjunction with the Department of Defense. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 3rd Class Jay C. Pugh (RELEASED)
A Navy search and rescue (SAR) swimming instructor gives a pick-up signal to hoist up SAR students via rescue winch attached to an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dragon Masters Aviation Unit at Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division during a SAR training exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kevin B. Gray/Released)