Pilot Chris Sterne holds the rotor of his AStar 350 Jan. 7. After receiving a call, Sterne and his crew are in the air in less than 10 minutes.
After 22 years of flying in the Valley, pilot Chris Sterne is now in his third year flying an AStar 350 Helicopter for Native Air, an emergency transport child company of Omniflight. Native is expanding its air transportation services to the West Valley.
For longer transportation, Native Air uses its Pilatus fixed-wing aircraft.