News Articles 2016-11-07T10:45:45+00:00

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07.2016 The Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team assists Chelan County in the rescue of an injured subject located at 6,6000 feet on Mt. Stuart.
07.2016 the Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team participated in the state-wide Cascadia Rising earthquake exercise along with King County Sheriff’s Office Air Support, Airlift Northwest, Seattle Police Department, Seattle Fire Department, and the Washington National Guard. Here are a few of the great photos taken by Jason Fortenbacher at Fight to Fly Photography!.
03.2016 Kyra Betteridge (a journalist with Western Washington University’s Klipsun Magazine) follows the Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team (HRT) in her recent article, “That Others May Live”
02.2016 Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team (HRT) and Portugal’s Rescue Squadron 751 featured in HAI’s Rotor Magazine
07.2015 Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team (HRT) featured in the summer issue of Vertical911 magazine, article and photos by Skip Robinson
07.2015 Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team (HRT) – Rescue and Recovery at Big Four Ice Caves, via the Everett Herald
07.2015 Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team (HRT) – Rescue and Recovery at Big Four Ice Caves, via KOMO News
10.2013 Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team (HRT) Rescues Hiker
10.2013 “Trail Angels” watch over Pacific Crest Trail Hikers
10.2013 Hunches, “Trail Angels” key in hiker’s rescue
10.2013 Rescue Crew Hopes to keep Choper Flying
10.2013 HRT Interviewed on KISW 99.9FM’s “The Men’s Room”
09.2013 HRT interview on KSER’s radio show “The Takeaway”
09.2013 Climber Rescued on Mt. Stuart
09.2013 Snohomish County Rescue Helicopter Needs Salvation
09.2013 Budget cuts could mothball search and rescue chopper
09.2013 County’s search helicopter raising money to stay aloft
07.2013 Seattle Backpacker Magazine article detailing HRT funding crisis
07.2013 Seattle ski and snowboard store, EVO, interviews HRT
07.2013 Hoist rescue from 8200 ft on Mt. Goode in N. Cascades National Park
07.2013 Mt Pilchuck rescue (Video)
07.2013 Mt Pilchuck rescue (Seattle Times)
07.2013 Teenage hikers rescued in Alpine Lakes area (KIRO)
07.2013 Teenage hikers rescued in Alpine Lakes area (King5)
06.2013 First annual Cascade Mountain Helicopter Consortium is a success
06.2013 SnoHawk 1 assists in search for 8 year old in Lake Roesiger
06.2013 SnoHawk 10 tests new mobile emergency notification system
06.2012 230 foot Short Haul Rescue at Wallace Falls
05.2013 Boulder River Short Haul (KIRO)
05.2013 Boulder River Short Haul (RotorNews)
05.2013 Conducting search operations after Skagit river bridge collapse
05.2013 Multiple Helicopters Respond to Bridge Collapse (RotorNews)
04.2013 Logging Accident Requires Hoist Extraction
03.2013 Fallen Skier Rescued by Helicopter
03.2013 Helicopter rescues injured skier from Stevens Pass
01.2013 Image of SnoHawk10 landing at the 2012 American Heroes Air Show
12.2012 A subject’s first hand account of her rescue
12.2012 Information on Airborne Tactical Extraction Platform, AirTEP
10.2012 Making a Quick Getaway: Real-World Versatility of the AirTep
09.2012 Philips Electronics donates AED to Helicopter Rescue Team
09.2012 15 year search and rescue veteran transitions to helicopter pilot
08.2012 Seattle Urban Areas Security Initiative training with AirTEP
05.2012 13-year-old rescued from dangerous waterfall near Seattle
05.2012 Boy lucky to be rescued above Wallace Falls
05.2012 Rescuers talk about saving teen from top of waterfall
05.2012 Boy Saved From 270-Foot Waterfall Plunge
12.2011 Helicopter pilot ready to share rescue stories with school groups
07.2011 The Cost of the Lost
07.2011 Without Volunteers, No Searches or Rescues
07.2011 Search and Rescue Missions Cost Time and Money
09.2010 Carrier will make it easier to rescue kids
08.2010 Special Olympics
08.2010 Rower’s body recovered from Lake Stevens after boat crash
08.2010 Grant helps buy new child rescue equipment
08.2010 Parents grieve over 13-year-old presumed drowned in Skagit River
08.2010 Helicopters carry five hikers to safety.Two injured near Darrington
08.2010 Two miles north of Cathedral Pass Peter VanderMeulen is rescued
08.2010 Injured hiker airlifted from Kittitas County
08.2010 Rescuing a parachutist from Mt. Baring took the coordination and skill of 52 search and rescue volunteers
08.2010 Snohomish County families enjoy a Night Out for safety
08.2010 Base jumper arrested after being rescued from Mt Baring
08.2010 Man Hanging Off Side of Cliff Calls 911
08.2010 BASE jumper stuck high on Mt Baring. Additional details here
08.2010 BASE jumper rescued, then promptly arrested
08.2010 BASE jumper rescued from Mount Baring
07.2010 Base Jumper Killed on Mt. Baring
03.2010 New avalanche rescue equipment may save lives
01.2010 Providence Hospital photo shoot for Business Week