24-Mar-2014 Source: AgustaWestland
Royal Canadian Air Force Rescue Crew 912 continues to receive accolades for a daring rescue with an AW101/CH-149 “Cormorant” helicopter.
The latest awards are from the international aviation community for Captain Jonathon Groten, Captain Aaron Noble, Sergeant Bradley Hiscock, Master Warrant Officer Jeffrey Warden, and Master Corporal Mark Vokey.
On February 25, 2014, the crew was awarded the Helicopter Association International “Sikorsky” Humanitarian Award for a rescue of three hunters accomplished under extreme conditions on Febtruary 9, 2013.
For details of the award – click here
On March 6, 2014, the crew received the Aviation Week Heroism Award at a black tie gala in Washington D.C. Details of all award winners, may be found here
A story also appears in the Gander Beacon/Advertiser – click here