Last Sunday was an HFRS (helicopter flight rescue system) also known as HETS (helicopter external transport system) training day to practice HFRS awareness and skills. The day consisted of long lining Kayak team members into a location beside the Seymour River. Non-HFRS members where also involved in assisting and getting training in HFRS procedures, including an orientation flight.
Mike – HFRS Coordinator in Training.
Fiona – Decked out in dry suit, swift water rescue equipment, and HFRS gear.
The helicopter flight rescue system debrief.