Handbags and Helicopters - Saving Lives for a Living
Updated: Mar 24, 2021
The SAR and air ambulance helicopter crews often fly in extreme weather, at the far range of the aircraft, in hostile mountainous terrain, or over dark forbidding tempestuous seas. These crews are heroes each and every night as they set forth on their amazing missions to save lives in the face of frequent danger. Nicky Smith is one such hero and she has kindly written about her experience as a helicopter pilot and Squadron Commander in her article Handbags and Helicopters.