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Partnership Brings Rescue Copter to Flathead

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WHITEFISH -

The Flathead County Sheriff's Office and Two Bear Air welcome the arrival of a new rescue helicopter.

The Bell 429 is the flagship of a unique philanthropic partnership between Flathead County and Mike Goguen of Whitefish. Goguen is a managing partner and venture capitalist at Sequoia Capital.

The Bell 429 took more than a year to build and is equipped with technology specifically selected to aid in the search for missing people and to facilitate complex rescues in mountainous terrain.

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