Translation of medevac in Spanish:

medevac

evacuación médica, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈmɛdɪvak//ˈmɛdəˌvæk/

noun

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    Military
    evacuación médica feminine
    • Mills' point was that we should remember the health of people elsewhere in the province before closing the island airport and rerouting medevac flights.
    • Military commanders had worried the crowd would rush medevac helicopters.
    • I've turned down countless missions (including medevac missions) because of poor weather.
    • There have been occasions when walkers had to be taken out by medivac.
    • And just as we rolled up, the medevac helicopter was arriving; we saw them carrying away three soldiers on three stretchers.
    • This spring, he arrived at a school in Ohio in a medevac helicopter, wearing his flight suit.
    • Before the 2000 epidemic wore itself out, there were six medevacs, although no one died.
    • Paramedics had to be called to provide a medevac for the student, who has asked not to be identified for this story.
    • Only one method of quick medivac to Brisbane or Sydney is by turbine or jet aircraft.
    • Five men were injured and were lifted by medevac helicopter to another base in Iraq.
    • This aircraft is pressurized, with all the bells and whistles of a modern medivac unit.
    • Since the airstrip was built in 1974, the Air Force has been responsible for all medivacs from the island.
    • Some in critical condition can be flown in by medevac helicopters.
    • He then contacted command and control, and requested close air support and medevac.
    • A unit of American marines on patrol saw the disabled vehicle and called in a medevac helicopter, which evacuated the officer and his soldiers.
    • At least four times a week, the U.S. Air Force operates a medevac flight from the base.
    • He talked to everybody while waiting for medevac helicopters.
    • The WA Government paid for Nathan's medivac flight to Melbourne, post-natal care in Perth and his parents' accommodation.
    • Cameron believes the airstrip road would increase public safety by making medivacs easier in the winter.
    • Other military roles include medevac and search-and-rescue operations.