Interagency Emergency Helicopter Extraction Source List, PMS 512

The Interagency Emergency Helicopter Extraction Source List, PMS 512, provides incident management and coordination system personnel with a national list of emergency helicopter extraction availability and capability. This source list is compiled from federal, state, municipal governments, military, and Emergency Medical Response (EMS) and/or extraction programs throughout the country. This document can be useful when filling in the "Emergency Contact Checklist" on the Interagency Mishap Response Guide & Checklist, PMS 503, available at https://www.nwcg.gov/publications/503. Emergency helicopter extraction is used to insert emergency response personnel and/or extract critically injured personnel from remote or inaccessible locations. Incident management and coordination system personnel should take the time to understand the capabilities and limitations of helicopter extraction. Read our background and consideration information section including ordering resources and mission planning.

Geographic Area: Great Basin

Geographic Area: Great Basin
Source Map Location Map # Make & Model Ordering Procedure
Utah National Guard Salt Lake City, UT 11 UH-60L Blackhawk / LUH-72 Lakota

Contact the State EOC requesting support, State EOC will contact the UTARNG.

Direct contact: Jeremy Tannahill 801-816-3449. Primary State EOC: Matt Snider 801-875-1096. Secondary State EOC: Shane Freeman 801-560-1072.

Active Military - Air Force (Nellis Air Force Base) Las Vegas, NV 7 Pavehawk (HH60)

GACC or 911 dispatch centers should coordinate requests for military, Coast Guard, and National Guard resources through the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center (AFRCC) at phone #: 800-851-3051.

Direct contact: Base Operator, 702-652-1110, ask for Para-rescue Operations Officer.

Washoe County Sheriff's Office Stead, NV 9 HH-1H and UH-1H

Contact Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch at 775-785-4228.

Direct Contact: Deputy Doug Russell, 775-813-8881 to check availability.

Active Military - Navy (Fallon Naval Air Station) Fallon, NV 8 Blackhawk MH-60S

Dispatch centers coordinate requests for military through Air Force Rescue Coordination Center (AFRCC) at phone #:800-851-3051.

Contact via NAS Fallon ODO 775-426-2419 / CDO 775-848-5731.

Idaho National Guard Boise, Idaho 5 Blackhawk (UH-60)/Lakota (UH-72)

GACC or 911 dispatch centers should coordinate requests for military, Coast Guard, and National Guard resources through the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center (AFRCC) at phone #: 800-851-3051.

Nevada Division of Forestry Air Operations Minden, NV 12 Bell UH-1H

Contact Nevada Division of Emergency Management Duty Officer - (775) 687-0498, DEM will contact NDF Duty Officer.

Teton County SAR Jackson, WY 4 Bell 407

Contact Jessica King, 307-690-8429 for availability.

Intermountain Life Flight Ogden, UT, Provo, UT 1, 2 Augusta A109 (K2)

Contact: Intermountain Life Fight Communication Center, 1-800-321-1911.

US Forest Service (Idaho) McCall, ID 10 A-star (AS350 B3)

Contact GBCC 801-531-5320 or Payette Dispatch 208-634-2757 to check availability.

National Park Service (Grand Teton) Jackson, WY 3 2-A-star (AS350 B3)

Contact: Great Basin Coordination Center, 801-531-5320, or Teton Interagency Dispatch Center , 307-739-3630 to check availability.

Las Vegas Metro Police Dept Las Vegas, NV 6 1-Bell 205 (HH-1H) Restricted; MD 530F; Airbus H-145

911 dispatch centers should coordinate request through appropriate GACC.

Direct Contact: 702-828-3552 to check availability.