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LIFEGUARD - Non-injury incident
DATE 5/6/03 0815 MST PROGRAM LIFEGUARD VENDOR RMH ADDRESS UNIVERSITY OF NM HOSPITALS 2211 Lomas Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87106 WEATHER Clear. Not a factor AIRCRAFT_TYPE AS350B3 TAIL# N104LG TEAM Pilot, FN, FP. No injuries reported. No patient. DESCRIPTION Aircraft departed from rooftop helipad enroute to scene response. Approx 15-20 seconds into the flight the crew noted a smell of smoke. Pilot initiated an immediate return to pad and landed without incident. Fire was noted around one of the landing lights. Fire extinguished by flight crew with the on board extinguisher. Minor damage. SOURCE Joel Hochhalter, Program Director 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.