Abu Dhabi Police Air Wing undertook 1,754 aerial missions in 2016

ABU DHABI,The Abu Dhabi Police play a humanitarian role in the community by ensuring quick response in case of accidents, especially while taking the injured to hospitals, Brigadier Ali Khalfan Al Dhaheri, Director-General of Central Operations at the Abu Dhabi Police, pointed out.

The Abu Dhabi Police Air Wing had undertaken 90 aerial humanitarian missions last year, which included flying critically injured patients to hospitals, he revealed.

The Abu Dhabi Police Air Wing performed all the assigned missions, including the rescue and aerial ambulance missions, with high level of efficiency and professionalism, using aircrafts that were equipped with advanced life-saving devices and had qualified medical staff.

The department performed 1,754 aerial missions last year, which were carried out by highly qualified and professional pilots in the UAE, Brigadier Ali Al Mazrouie, Head of the Air Wing, Abu Dhabi Police, affirmed.

They performed their duties responsibly, with assistance from the medical and rescue staff, he added.

Source: Emirates News Agency