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Vanderbilt Life Flight - Non-injury incident
DATE 2-8-2005 11:00 CST PROGRAM Vanderbilt Life Flight VENDOR Colemill Enterprizes ADDRESS Vanderbilt Medical Center Skyport Helipad Nashville, TN 37232 WEATHER Overcast. AIRCRAFT_TYPE King Air 100 TAIL# N3076W TEAM 2 pilots, 2 RN's. No injuries reported. Patient on board. DESCRIPTION While at altitude, in cruise flight, the aircraft experienced a sudden onset of up & down motion similar to a porpoise in water. An emergency landing was made w/o incident. Arrangements were made to transfer the patient to another aircraft and the flight was completed. After a thorough inspection and maint. completed, the aircraft was placed back in service. SOURCE Lee Larson, Assist. Program Director VIA David Kearns, CONCERN Coordinator =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-= 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, David Kearns at 800 525 3712 or email: email@example.com.