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Airlifts and Perth: The Legacy of the Fastnet Race

The vaunted Sea King helicopter has been a staple for rescue services throughout the world in its long career, and has played a big role in airlifts for Perth and throughout Western Australia, since its inception in to the Royal Australian Navy in the mid-1970s. These Sikorsky stalwarts have proven...

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Disaster Management in Perth WA and the Tsunami Threat

It is among the most iconic footage of a disaster that has ever been caught on camera. On Boxing Day of 2004, a megathrust earthquake to the west of Sumatra created a colossal tsunami, spreading out in all directions, and causing destruction and chaos to shorelines as far away as...

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Facts You Need to Know About Disaster Management

While we may have little or no control over the occurrence of disasters, one can definitely be prepared and take necessary steps to contain the damage that they can cause. Here are some facts about Disaster Management that each one of us should be aware of: Cost of Disasters In...

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High-level Search and Rescue Services for Perth

Among the rough waters and sheer coastal cliffs of the Australian coastline, search and rescue services, from Perth to Byron Bay, are often obliged to rescue stranded people off of seaside cliff. This specialised form of rescue demands a number of particular skills, which set these rescues apart from others....

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