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Medical Helicopter To Land In Stratford Park For Training Exercise

Yale New Haven Hospital's 'SkyHealth' helicopter will be landing at Boothe Memorial Park in Stratford for a training exercise on Wednesday.
Yale New Haven Hospital's 'SkyHealth' helicopter will be landing at Boothe Memorial Park in Stratford for a training exercise on Wednesday. Photo Credit: Contributed

STRATFORD, Conn. – Stratford residents should keep their eyes on the sky late Wednesday afternoon, as the Yale New Haven Hospital 'SkyHealth' helicopter will be landing at Boothe Memorial Park as part of a training exercise.

The Stratford Fire Department and EMS along with representatives from Bridgeport Hospital will all be present at the park's upper field around 5:30 p.m. as the helicopter lands.

Plans include several training scenarios involving how to approach the helicopter while its blades are turning when trying to load a patient into the helicopter.

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