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Lifeguard Newborn Transport - Injury accident
DATE 10/7/01 2145 PROGRAM Lifeguard Newborn Transport VENDOR Seven Bar Aviation ADDRESS UNM Hospital 2211 Lomas NE Albuquerque, NM 87106 WEATHER Clear. Not a factor AIRCRAFT_TYPE King Air E 90 TAIL# 16NM TEAM Pilot. No patient. DESCRIPTION The aircraft had landed in Deming to pick up a newborn patient. The medical crew went into the hospital and the pilot stayed with the aircraft. There was an attempted hijacking of the aircraft by a lone male, possibly foreign. The hijacking failed and the hijacker fled. The FBI is investigating. ADDITIONAL INFO The pilot was treated and released from Deming Hospital. SOURCE Karen Lermuseaux, Safety Officer VIA Roseanne Krantz, CONCERN =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-= The CONCERN network shares verified information to alert medical transport programs when an accident / incident has occurred. Please share the above information with your program staff. If you have further questions, please contact the CONCERN Coordinator, Roseann Krantz @ 1-800-75-SHOCK or firstname.lastname@example.org.