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FlyDoc breakdown?

Grounded

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I just saw this video


I am just wondering what FlyDoc is, and what they are looking for here, I can tell that oxygen was an issue, but why radio oxygen three times? Also, wow at the calmness levels!
 

Rick O'Sidhe

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FlyDoc is the Royal Flying Doctors Service. They provide medical services to remote communities.

O2 call over the last reported com freq with DQP was to alert a possibly hypoxic, disoriented pilot to get his mask on. Reason they wanted FlyDoc 425 to make they call was his physical proximity - stronger RF signal in case DQP was having radio/antenna problems.

More info: https://www.australianflying.com.au/latest/hypoxia-suspected-in-caravan-incident
 
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