REACT

REACT
5:29 am
Wed February 6, 2013

Full Helicopter Service Resumes at Rockford Memorial Hospital

Credit Rockford Health System

Rockford Memorial Hospital’s REACT helicopter program has resumed full air and ground transport service. In December, a pilot and two flight nurses were killed in a crash while responding to an emergency call in Mendota.

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-Illinois
5:58 am
Thu December 27, 2012

Preliminary Report Issued in Helicopter Crash

Credit Rockford Health System

Investigators have issued a preliminary report into the fatal medical helicopter crash earlier Dec. 10 near Rochelle. The NTSB report says the pilot notified the dispatch center about weather conditions and said he was aborting the flight. No further communications were received.

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REACT Deaths
8:03 am
Wed December 19, 2012

Public Memorial Today for Hospital Flight Crew

Credit Rockford Health System

A public memorial service for the crew of the Rockford Memorial Hospital REACT helicopter is scheduled for Wednesday, December 19, at 10 a.m. at Rock Valley College in the Physical Education Center.
The memorial service will end with a flyover by a number of aircraft. The service is open to the public.

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