The 5th Annual Inyo County SAR & CHP Inland Division Air Operations Search and Rescue Training was held this past weekend in Bishop, CA. Photos shared on CHP Inland Division Air Operations Facebook website.

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Photos courtesy of CHP Air Operations Facebook page

Inyo SAR and CHP Air Operations has a long history of working together to provide search and rescue services to the most rugged and sparsely populated area in California.

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This dedicated group of volunteers participated in two full days of external load/hoist operations training that will better equip them to respond to the over 50 emergency calls received annually.

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CHPAO says: “Great job this weekend. We couldn’t have done it with the support from Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, California Highway Patrol, CHP – Air Operations (Facebook) and CHP – Inland Division (Facebook).”

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