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Lifestar - Non-injury incident



DATE	
	5/7/05 2230 EST

PROGRAM	
	Lifestar

VENDOR	
	CJ Systems Aviation Group

ADDRESS	
	7205 Buffalo Rd
	Harbor Creek, PA  16421

WEATHER	
	Clear. Not a factor

AIRCRAFT_TYPE	
	Agusta 109 Power

TAIL#	
	N7YL

TEAM	
	Pilot, Flight Nurse, Flight Paramedic. No injuries reported. 

DESCRIPTION	
	Shortly after take off for an interfacility transfer, smoke emitted
	from the cockpit/cabin ECS ports.  ECS was shut off.  No.1 engine
	then failed.  Emergency was declared with ATC and the aircraft made a
	single engine landing at Erie International Airport.

SOURCE	
	Cyndi Carter, Program Director

VIA	
	David Kearns, CONCERN Coordinator
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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,
David Kearns at 800 525 3712 or email: coordinator@concern-network.org.