Global Doc: Lift Off

Dr. Vincent DeGennaro Jr. ’02 | July 21, 2014 | Notre Dame Magazine

“We’re clear on the left.”

“Clear on the right,” I added, attempting to mimic the professional tone. With that, the helicopter gently lifted off the ground, one corner at a time. With the last skid freed from the friction of the ground, the helicopter suspended in a brief moment of weightlessness before accelerating upwards into the sky. At that moment, Haiti’s first emergency medical system helicopter, a project we’d been working on for over 12 months, roared to life.

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