The National EMS Pilots Association has given its Pilot of the Year award to Jim Glasner, who flies for EagleMed in Wichita, Kan. Glasner got his start as a U.S. Army helicopter pilot in 1970, becoming an HEMS pilot in 1979. During his career, he has served as a line pilot, instructor pilot, check airman, chief pilot and base manager. Glasner joined EagleMed in 2001, currently flying the Eurocopter AS350B and AS355N. NEMPSA presented the award to Glasner during the AMTC Conference on Oct. 22 in Seattle, Wash.
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