HELICOPTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HELICOPTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Rescue for injured Boy Scout underway in Cache County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58314327-78/scout-cache-county-dispatch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58314327-78/scout-cache-county-dispatch.html.csp">Rescue for injured Boy Scout underway in Cache County</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T09:12:22.247-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 09:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A rescue operation for a boy scout who fell off a cliff near Smithfield’s Birch Canyon was underway Tuesday evening. A Life Flight helicopter from Intermountain Healthcare flew to the scene and had been preparing to hoist the scout to a nearby hospital, but the helicopter turned around when it was determined that the injury was not as serious as first believed, according to Cache County Sheriff’s dispatch. Medical personnel were on the scene attending to the scout, who appeared healthy enough to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58314327@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:12:22 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - August 14, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58299347-227/nationalguard-helicopter-training-jump.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58299347-227/nationalguard-helicopter-training-jump.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - August 14, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T10:38:00.285-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rick Egan | The Salt Lake TribuneNational Guardmembers from 1st Battalion, 19th Special Forces jump from a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter as Utah Guard Special Forces Conduct Airborne Training in Ephraim, Thursday, August 14, 2014. Read more</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58299347@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:38:00 MDT Missing autistic man found in Provo Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58293914-78/simmons-cannon-helicopter-missing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58293914-78/simmons-cannon-helicopter-missing.html.csp">Missing autistic man found in Provo Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T17:00:53.098-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 05:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An autistic man who was missing in Provo Canyon was found Wednesday afternoon. Stephen Simmons, 20, wandered off Wednesday morning from the large group he was with at South Fork Park. A volunteer search and rescue team from Utah County began scouring the area after Simmons was reported missing shortly after noon. The search team included a helicopter as well as a posse mounted on horseback, which Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer Cannon said can be helpful in a land search. “It can be hard for ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58293914@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 17:00:53 MDT Scout rescue underway in northern Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58292502-78/scout-county-duchesne-dispatch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58292502-78/scout-county-duchesne-dispatch.html.csp">Scout rescue underway in northern Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T08:50:47.833-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 08:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Boy Scout who was lost Wednesday in northern Utah’s Duchesne County was rescued by a helicopter. A Department of Public Safety rescue helicopter retrieved the scout and was bringing him to safety Wednesday afternoon, according to Duchesne County dispatch. The scout was lost near Yellowstone Canyon on the south slope of the Uinta Mountains. The scout was uninjured, dispatch said. The Tribune will update this story as details become available. hstevens@sltrib.com Twitter: @Harry_Stevens</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292502@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:50:47 MDT Injured man rescued from Cache County canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58252215-78/canyon-cache-county-franke.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58252215-78/canyon-cache-county-franke.html.csp">Injured man rescued from Cache County canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T20:19:12.072-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 08:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Mendon man was flown out of a Cache County canyon after an ATV rollover. Brad Franke, 45, was riding ATVs with friends in Millville Canyon on Friday afternoon when his ATV rolled, said Cache County sheriff’s Lt. Doyle Peck. Franke had suffered injuries to his leg, arm and ribs, and dispatchers received a call for help about 5:35 p.m. The man was about three miles into the canyon, so a medical helicopter arrived for “to get medical attention to him quicker,” Peck said. The helicopter took off ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58252215@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 20:19:12 MDT 12-year-old boy rescued off Utah’s Mount Timpanogos http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216644-78/helicopter-sheriff-office-leg.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216644-78/helicopter-sheriff-office-leg.html.csp">12-year-old boy rescued off Utah’s Mount Timpanogos</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T18:35:19.691-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 06:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 12-year-old boy who fell and cut his leg open hiking on a snow field near the base of Mount Timpanogos was rescued and taken by helicopter to hospital Wednesday afternoon. The boy’s mother called emergency dispatchers about 2:10 p.m., saying her son had fell near Emerald Lake and cut his lower right leg to the bone, according to a press release from the Utah County Sheriff’s Office. The leg was bleeding badly, the mother told dispatchers, though she had managed to bandage the wound and contain...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216644@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:35:19 MDT Two children helicoptered to hospital after I-15 rollover in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58197993-78/hopper-hospital-vehicle-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58197993-78/hopper-hospital-vehicle-utah.html.csp">Two children helicoptered to hospital after I-15 rollover in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T15:44:00.553-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 03:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two children were flown to hospital by medical helicopter Friday morning after a vehicle in which they were traveling in rolled over on Interstate 15 in Millard County. A Chevy Trailblazer carrying two adults and six children rolled over when the driver overcorrected to the right after the vehicle drifted left, said Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Lawrence Hopper. A 10-year-old boy was ejected from the vehicle during the rollover. The boy and a 3-year-old girl were taken by helicopter to Primary Chi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58197993@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:44:00 MDT Medical helicopter crashes in New Mexico; 3 dead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58196157-68/helicopter-medical-crash-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58196157-68/helicopter-medical-crash-area.html.csp">Medical helicopter crashes in New Mexico; 3 dead</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T22:42:25.474-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 10:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Newkirk, N.M. • A medical helicopter flying to pick up a patient crashed into the side of a New Mexico hilltop early Thursday, bursting into flames and killing all three crew members on board, authorities said. The helicopter was flying from Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa Fe to Tucumcari when it disappeared from radar at 2:48 a.m. It went down near Newkirk along Interstate 40 about 135 miles east of Albuquerque and about 30 miles from Tucumcari. Ranch workers found the w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581961572014-07-17T22:42:25.474-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T22:42:25.474-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196157@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 22:42:25 MDT Medical helicopter crashes in New Mexico; 3 dead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58195431-68/helicopter-medical-crash-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58195431-68/helicopter-medical-crash-area.html.csp">Medical helicopter crashes in New Mexico; 3 dead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T14:50:55.211-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 02:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Newkirk, N.M. • A medical helicopter flying to pick up a patient crashed into the side of a New Mexico hilltop early Thursday, bursting into flames and killing all three crew members on board, authorities said. The helicopter was flying from Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa Fe to Tucumcari when it disappeared from radar at 2:48 a.m. It went down near Newkirk along Interstate 40 about 135 miles east of Albuquerque and about 30 miles from Tucumcari. Ranch workers found the wre...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581954312014-07-17T14:50:55.211-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T14:50:55.211-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58195431@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:50:55 MDT