FEMA Search and Rescue Markings
The FEMA X code marking system has been incredibly successful since it was widely used in Hurricane Katrina. It’s been adopted by most agencies and departments across the united states so you…
Defrosting For Good
Imagine being stuck in an avalanche or being snowed-in at mountains and with little time for rescue. At such scenarios, the implements that we use matter
Products Archive - Rock N Rescue
Auto-locking steel swivel snaps have a 5,000 lb. breaking strength. The 1/4″ steel aircraft-grade cable forms an eye at each end over a steel thimble. The eyes are formed by crimping with an improved bracket whichhelps to extend the working life of the flipline.
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U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (Aug. 17, 2013) Senior Chief Naval Aircrewman (Helicopter) Gregory Ott, native of Santa Rosa, Calif., and a search and rescue (SAR) swimmer assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 6, prepares propels into the water during a SAR practice jump. HSC-6 is currently deployed with Nimitz Strike Group to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions for…
The Search and Rescue Pack
Working for search and rescue is no easy task, and when your job is to go out and save people, you need the right gear not just for yourself, but also other people. Reader Zany Z’s shares his pack.
13 Awesome Things You Didn't Know About The Coast Guard
Choppers, drug busts, and Jeff Bridges, oh my! Did you know the US Coast Guard saves 10 lives a day? Study up on these exciting facts and tune into Coast Guard Florida on The Weather Channel for more thrilling action.