Tags: basket, litter, military, rescue-emergency-ambulance-fire, stretcher, vintage
2 Large Transport Wheels, 1 Comfort Transit Pad, Safety Restraint Straps. For the uninformed: A Litter basket is a stretcher designed to be used where there are obstacles to movement or other hazards: for example, in confined spaces, on slopes, in wooded terrain. Typically it is shaped to accommodate an adult in a face up position. And it is used in search and rescue. The person is strapped into the basket, making safe evacuation possible. They are most notably remembered from Korea. Images of United States Air Force Pararescue. Airmen or more recent Coast Guard. Video clips of helicopters rescuing. Injured people from isolated areas. Some will also recall the images from the TV shows Emergency! Of fixed stretchers on either side of medical evacuation helicopters. MORE pictures available upon request. The item “Vintage Military Litter Basket Stretcher Rescue-Emergency-Ambulance-Fire” is in sale since Tuesday, May 07, 2013. This item is in the category “Business & Industrial\Healthcare, Lab & Life Science\Medical Equipment\Furniture\Beds, Stretchers & Tables”. The seller is “gaming-mogul” and is located in Atlantic City, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country of Manufacture: United States