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NM Lifeguard Air Transport - Non-injury incident
DATE 11/1/01 0400 mst PROGRAM NM Lifeguard Air Transport VENDOR Rocky Mountain Helicopters ADDRESS UNM Hospital 2211 Lomas NE Albuquerque, NM 87106 WEATHER Clear. Not a factor AIRCRAFT_TYPE A Star B2 TAIL# 94LG TEAM Unknown. No injuries reported. DESCRIPTION The aircraft (which is housed on the roof of the hospital) was found by the crew to have a box taped to the airframe. The box had printing stating the contents were "military explosives". The FBI and local law enforcement were called and the box was found to be empty, with no explosives found in the area. Parts of the hospital were briefly evacuated. The incident is under investigation. 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 email@example.com.