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Sanford USD Medical Center Intensive Air - Non-injury incident

Date: 08/10/2010 0330 Z

Program: Sanford USD Medical Center Intensive Air
	1305 W. 18th Street
	Sioux Falls, SD  57105

Type: Bell 230
Tail #: N903SH
Operator/Vendor: Hospital Owned Part 135

Weather: 2300 Broken, 10 miles visibility

Team: Pilot, Flight Nurse, Flight Paramedic. No injuries reported. Patient on board. 

	On return leg, with patient on board, the #1 engine chip light
	illuminated.  The Communication Center was notified, the aircraft was
	landed at the nearest airport and patient/medical team were
	transported via the program's B200 fixed-wing aircraft.
	Maintenance personnel were notified and aircraft was inspected and
	returned to service.

Source: Kerry Berg, Director of Operations

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