RCAF Helicopter Squadron rescues hiker
A seriously injured hiker was saved by members of the Royal Canadian Air Force Edmonton-based 408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron near Cline River Heliport. A landing zone reconnaissance flight was underway when they received a radio request from the nearby heliport asking for assistance. The Griffon was landed and the members carried the hiker by stretcher to the waiting chopper. The medical evacuation took them to the Rocky Mountain House Health Centre where they were met by staff who had...