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Rapid response 'jet suit paramedic' trialled in Lake District

Air ambulance crews in the Lake District could soon be joined by jet-powered paramedics, after trials showed they can locate and assist injured hikers in a fraction of the time of land-bound rescuers. Test flight footage shows inventor Richard Browning shooting across the Langdale Pikes in search of a party …

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Jet suit for paramedics tested in the Lake District

Paramedics could soon arrive at accidents by jetpack after a trial launched in the Lake District saw their response time cut to 90 seconds. The device follows a year of discussions between the Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) and the firm Gravity Industries, which has developed the technology used. …

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