U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jason Fischman, a pararescueman assigned to the 83rd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron, hoists with a U.S. Army tactical explosive detection dog into a HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, June 21, 2013, during a joint rescue training scenario. The training was a first for both branches and prepared them for future rescue missions. (DoD photo by photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade, U.S. Air Force/Released)

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Puerto Rico National Guard aviation conducts Rescue Hoist System familiarization training in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, on Sept. 5, 2014.

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A flight medic with Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, is hoisted into a medical helicopter with Luca, a Military Working Dog with 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, during a training exercise at Forward Operating Base Spin Boldak, Kandahar province, Afghanistan, Feb. 24, 2011. The training prepared the flight medics for medical evacuation of working dogs.

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A Cyprian 460-SAR SQ Search and Rescue helicopter departs to the USS Stout (DDG 55) during a simulated search and rescue exercise June 4, 2016. Stout, an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, deployed as part of the Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group, is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe.

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Edda 2/7C and rescue boats after capsizing of Alexander L. Kielland

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English: New Orleans (Sept. 5, 2005) – U.S. Navy search and rescue (SAR) swimmer, Aviation Warfare Systems Operator 1st Class Tim Hawkins, retrieves and evacuates a victim of Hurricane Katrina from a rooftop in New Orleans into an SH-60B Seahawk helicopter. The Navy's involvement in the Hurricane Katrina humanitarian assistance operations is led by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in conjunction with the Department of Defense. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 3rd Class Jay C. Pugh (RELEASED)

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ARABIAN SEA (August 30, 2013) – Aviation Ordnanceman 2nd Class William Eisenhower, of Independence, Mo., installs a cartridge-activated device on the rescue hoist of an MH-60R Seahawk helicopter aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Nimitz Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Siobhana R. McEwen/ Released)

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RED SEA (Sept. 4, 2013) Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class Travis Jobe, assigned to the “Wolf Pack” of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 75, native to Lancaster, Calif., removes a rescue hoist cad from an MH-60R Seahawk helicopter in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Derek A. Harkins/Released)

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English: PACIFIC OCEAN (May 17, 2011) Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Tiffany Wilchek, from Lemoore, Calif., dismantles a rescue hoist on an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Eightballers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8 embarked aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). John C. Stennis is participating in a composite training unit exercise off the coast of Southern California. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Benjamin Crossley/Released)

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A Navy search and rescue (SAR) swimming instructor gives a pick-up signal to hoist up SAR students via rescue winch attached to an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dragon Masters Aviation Unit at Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division during a SAR training exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kevin B. Gray/Released)

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Goodrich rescue hoist in action at Helitech International

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Goodrich rescue hoists once again featured in virtual reality experience

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Heli-Expo 2017: UTC Aerospace Systems Overview

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