Cobham Helicopter Academy has extensive experience of the
hazards and challenges of operating helicopters in disaster relief
Cobham's qualified pilots and rear crewmen, typically with over
5,000 helicopter flight hours' experience, have deployed rescue
helicopter capability in areas of significant flooding and
mudslides, with swamped villages, destroyed homes and wiped-out
roads, with examples including Banda Aceh in 2004 and Tropical
Storm Erika in 2015.
Rescue service operators around the world can benefit from
Cobham Helicopter Academy's unrivalled Urban Rescue expertise.
We offer a full range of Urban Rescue training for pilots, winch
operators and winchmen, for the insertion and extraction of
personnel and supplies from urban disaster scenes.