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LIFE STAR - Non-injury incident
DATE 8/11/05 1900 Hrs EST PROGRAM LIFE STAR VENDOR Air Methods Corporation ADDRESS 80 Seymour St. Hartford, CT 06102 WEATHER Clear. Not a factor AIRCRAFT_TYPE BK 117 TAIL# N138HH TEAM Pilot, Flight Nurse, Flight RT. No injuries reported. No patient. DESCRIPTION While returning from a cancelled call, the medical crew member in the front seat adjusted the small sliding window on his door. As he was adjusting the window, it departed the AC. The pilot did not notice any unusual changes in AC performance and the team landed at home base without incident. ADDITIONAL INFO Upon landing and visually inspecting the AC, no damage was found except for the missing window. The aircraft was repaired and put back in service. SOURCE Steve Haemmerle, LIFE STAR Management Team 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.