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AeroCare Medical Transport, Inc. - Non-injury incident



DATE		11/5/03  

PROGRAM		AeroCare Medical Transport, Inc.

VENDOR		Omni Air Transport

ADDRESS
		7600 E. Apache 
Hangar 22
Tulsa, OK 74115-0003

WEATHER		Clear. Not a factor

AIRCRAFT_TYPE	Lear 35

TAIL#		N18AX

TEAM		Pilot, FN, FP. No injuries reported. Patient on
board. 

DESCRIPTION	Flight Aruba to Newark, NJ.  During stop in FLL
		for refuel and to clear customs, pilot, who is an
		A&P mechanic reported a high oil pressure
		indication in one engine and investigation was
		required.  Pt. stable.  After short
		investigation, it was determined the aircraft
		would not continue with the patient on board. 
		The patient was placed in a local hospital to
		short stay overnight.  The flight was completed
		the next day in a Lear 25 without further
		incident.

SOURCE		Mike Paston, Program Director

VIA		Roseanne Krantz, CONCERN
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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 rjkrantz@aol.com.