"Everything is OK. We can take off." At 17:35 on April 24, with the flight instructions from the airborne microphone, an Airbus H125 helicopter took off quickly from the apron of Zhuzhou Aviation Fire Rescue Team and began a simulation rescue drill.
Scene 1: Fire extinguishing in super high-rise buildings
Urgent! A fire broke out in a high-rise building in Zhuzhou city. The fire point was more than 100 meters from the ground. The ordinary fire fighting equipment could not be put out. Once the fire spread, the consequences could not be imagined. What should I do?
Received rescue instructions, considering the special situation of the fire, rescue team "reporting while flying". The helicopter, loaded with 800kg of mixed fire extinguishing agent, arrived at the scene of the fire at 17:38 on the same day three minutes after takeoff.
The helicopter circled to determine the fire situation on the spot and jumped to the parallel position of the fire floor. Firefighter Li Jindi immediately opened the airborne water cannon, a water hose straight into the fire. Two minutes later, the fire was put out...
Zou Alliance, Chief of Staff of Zhuzhou Fire Branch, introduced that air emergency rescue, the state has given "green passage" in the airspace. After receiving various kinds of crisis rescue and medical rescue calls, from the application time, flight route to the final take-off, the shortest time can be completed in half an hour. Special emergencies can also be reported while flying.
Scene 2: Mountain Rapid Drop Rescue
Danger! An outdoor enthusiast accidentally slipped under a cliff, injured and unable to move, had no water to eat, and was trapped for more than 48 hours.
The terrain is complex. After the analysis of the situation, the rescue team decided to take the way of rapid descent rescue. Firefighters carry rescue equipment and carry out precise rescue with fixed-point rapid descent.
The helicopter arrived at the victim's trapped location, dropped to a position 50 meters from the victim's ground and began hovering. Firefighter Tang Yunde carried rescue equipment, relying on a rope, made a vertical speed descent.
Fifteen seconds later, Tang Yunde touched the injured person and began to hang the rope quickly.
Another 20 seconds later, Tang Yunde raised his right hand and signaled to the helicopter pilot that he could lift. Immediately, the helicopter suspended firefighters and the injured flew out of the danger zone...
Li Jindi and Tang Yunde are two ordinary firefighters of Zhuzhou Aviation Fire Rescue Team. They belong to the rescue team in this group of 30 people. Li Jindi said that for similar projects, at least 60 hours of drilling a year would be required.
It is understood that Zhuzhou Air Fire Rescue Team was established in November 2018. The rescue team currently has rescue helicopters such as French Airbus H125 and American Robinson R44. It has 30 combat units including rescue, flight, air traffic control and ground service. It is equipped with personal protection, emergency communication, airborne fire extinguishing, field image transmission and other equipment. It can carry out emergency rescue work such as air fire extinguishing, emergency operation, air reconnaissance, air command, etc. It has quick response, flexible maneuverability, flexible response. Strong stability, high efficiency, not hindered by complex terrain and other advantages.
Zou Alliance said that at present, the fire brigade has laid out a "golden hour" aviation emergency rescue circle in Changsha-Zhuzhou-Tan, which can achieve speeds in 20 minutes in the air in Changsha-Zhuzhou-Tan urban area and within 1 hour in Changsha-Zhuzhou-Tan jurisdiction area.