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St. Mary's CareFlight - Non-injury incident



Date: 11/23/2013 1700 mnt

Program: St. Mary's CareFlight
	2635 North 7th Street
	Grand Junction Co. 81501

Type: B200 King Air
Tail #: N912SM
Operator/Vendor: Air Methods

Weather: IMC, Icing conditions

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

Description: 
	While in cruise flight from KGJT, Grand Junction, Co. to KAPA,
	Englewood, Co. in icing conditions the right side windscreen broke.
	Only one layer of the windscreen broke and the windscreen remained in
	place. The destination airport was the closest airport and the pilot
	landed there without incident.  The patient transfer was completed.
	And the aircraft was taken out of service until repairs could be made.
	

Additional Info: 
	Repairs were made and the aircraft returned to service days later. 

Source: Mike Johnson, Lead Flight Paramedic

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