Vertical Lift Consulting Welcomes Daniel Ledding to the Team

Vertical Lift Consulting Welcomes Daniel Ledding to the Team

Daniel Ledding Jr., a 20-year combat medic and flight paramedic from Selah, Washington, joined the Vertical Lift Consulting team January 3 as Director of Training and Business Development. Ledding will work alongside CEO David Creech to provide on-site training opportunities featuring the Breeze-Eastern external rescue hoists and the Zephyr ZGS-10000-series Rescue Hoist Ground Support Equipment (RHGSE) and ZGS-15000-series MagSens, in cooperation with Breeze-Eastern LLC and Zephyr International LLC, respectively. Ledding, originally from Dubuque, Iowa, joined the U.S. Army in 2000 and spent the next two decades as ambulance aidman and driver, SERE senior medic, flight platoon sergeant and ultimately detachment…
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Hoist Workshops a Huge Success

Hoist Workshops a Huge Success

Since the beginning of FY19, we’ve completed two hoist workshops on-site in Whippany, NJ, one hoist workshop at Redstone Arsenal (hosted by PD MEDEVAC), as well as separate hoist training events at Ft. Bliss; Jackson, MS (MS-ARNG); and Williamstown, WV (WV-ARNG). All total, that is 81 students armed with greater confidence in maintaining the BL-29900-30-1 hoist. In additional to the scheduled, recurring hoist workshops, as of the date of this article we have training scheduled for the Texas Army National Guard, Ft. Campbell, and potentially, Alaska. All of our hoist workshops have been a huge success, but the remainder of…
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Hoist Training Opportunities

Hoist Training Opportunities

Looking for hoist training on the BL-29900-30-1 external rescue hoist (US Army)? Then don't miss out! There are many opportunities to be taken advantage of: Training on-site at Breeze-Eastern Breeze-Eastern hosts four two-day hoist maintenance workshops per year at their location in Whippany, NJ. These workshops are conducted at no cost to the attendee (unit pays TDY costs). Attendees that complete both days of training will receive a serialized Hoist Maintenance Training Certificate from Breeze-Eastern. Class sizes are limited so check the events calendar for the available courses and sign up today! Hoist Workshops hosted by PD MEDEVAC PD MEDEVAC…
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