We receive questions every year about how much flying we do, how many people/cargo we move, and other inquiries about our daily operations. Here are some quick numbers from 2011:
Flight Time in 2011 - 733.1 HoursFlight Time By Major Users:
Mission Summary in 2011
Total Passengers Flown - 2,529
Total Cargo Flown - 676,246 (338 tons)
Medivacs - 137 Patients
Shorthauls - 12 Operational
Helicopter Training Academy from 2012 (taskbook completion through the Academy is not guaranteed)
Helicopter Training Program Statistics
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