CALSTAR 'CALSTAR 3' N477CS is an art print from an original illustration. (This is not a photograph) Meticulously detailed, the helicopter is set against the winged star of life, and the description text is bordered by the CALSTAR patch and the American flag.
Perfect for award presentations, the office or home, or as a gift for that helicopter fan. Printed on high quality, heavy weight Luster paper using a 12-color pigmented, archival ink system.
- Edition Size: Open
- Paper Type: Heavy Weight Luster
- Ink Type: Lucia EX Archival Pigment
- Illustrated by: Eric Lian
- Published and printed by: Lian Media
The description on the print states:
This BO 105LS/C-30 is operated by CALSTAR and is based at CAL FIRE Station 10 in the Sierra Nevada Foothills of Auburn, CA.
CALSTAR 3 was upgraded to operate in moutainous terrain and support flights as high as 20,000 feet ASL. It is capable of transporting up to 2 patients at a time and has a 10-county service area. It is equipped with NVGs to operate in conditions where there is little to no light.
CALSTAR’s objective is to provide rapid, onsite emergency care and medical transportation 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The crew consists of a pilot and two critical care RNs. Pilots have a minimum of 3,000 hours of pilot-in-command flight time. Flight nurses have a minimum three years of of experience in intensive care, emergency room, and pre-hospital care.