SAR techs train in Iceland
Members of 103 Search and Rescue Squadron from 9 Wing Gander, trained with the Icelandic Coast Guard and local Search and Rescue teams, during the ICE-SAR exercise that took place February 9-12.
RCAF personnel along with a CH-149 Cormorant helicopter took part in multiple exercise scenarios that included training with an Icelandic Coast Guard vessel. They also conducted inland and glacier search and rescue joint exercises. As well there were visits to various local Icelandic Coast Guard locations and facilities as well as a NATO air station at Keflavík.
Members from the ICE-SAR wait inside their vehicle while a CH-149 Cormorant helicopter from 103 Squadron Gander, NL lands on Langjokull glacier during a Joint SAR exercise held in Iceland on February 10.
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