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Article


Title

Sanitary aviation in post-war Poland – historical outline

Authors

[ 1 ] S4E S.A.

Year of publication

2019

Published in

Security and Defence Quarterly

Journal year: 2019 | Journal volume: vol. 26 | Journal number: no. 4

Article type

scientific article

Publication language

english

Keywords
EN
  • Aviation
  • History
  • Poland
  • Rescue systems
  • War
Abstract

EN Objectives: The aim of this research paper is to present the history of sanitary aviation in postwar Poland since 1945 up till now. In the course of research the following methods were used: analysis, synthesis, abstraction and generalization. The outcome of the research is presentation of the 74 year history of restoring aviation as an element of medical rescue system in postwar Poland. Methods: In the course of research the following theoretical research methods were used: analysis, synthesis, abstraction and generalization. Results: It has been proved that due to great involvement of Polish aviators the operational capacity of medical service system was restored in a short period of time benefitting by the pre war experience and that of other dynamically developing countries of Western Europe. The historical facts had crucial influence on the present make up of Aviation Emergency Medical Service. Conclusions: Presently the formation owns modern aircraft and equipment compliant with worldwide standards of HEMS Helicopter Emergency Medical Service.

Date of online publication

02.07.2019

Pages (from - to)

122 - 142

DOI

10.35467/sdq/109485

URL

https://securityanddefence.pl/Sanitary-aviation-in-post-war-Poland-nhistorical-outline,109485,0,2.html

License type

CC BY-NC-ND (attribution - noncommercial - no derivatives)

Open Access Mode

open journal

Release date

02.07.2019

Date of Open Access to the publication

in press

Points of MNiSW / journal

20.0

Points of MNiSW / journal in years 2017-2021

70.0