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02 Nov 2005 description

A magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck Pakistan, India and Afghanistan on Oct. 8, 2005, at 8:50 a.m. local time. The epicenter of the earthquake was located near Muzaffarabad, the capital of Pakistani-administered Kashmir, and approximately 60 miles northeast of Islamabad. Aftershocks continue in the affected areas.

11 Oct 2005 description

Air Serv International is responding to the earthquake in Pakistan. With an established presence in Islamabad, the Air Serv rapid response team is currently a part of the assessment process and we anticipate sending our fleet of helicopters to assist with the relief efforts.

08 Oct 2005 description

A magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck Pakistan, India and Afghanistan on Oct. 8, 2005, at 8:50 a.m. local time. The epicenter of the earthquake was located near Muzaffarabad, the capital of Pakistani-administered Kashmir, and approximately 60 miles northeast of Islamabad. Aftershocks continue in the affected areas.

The delivery of humanitarian assistance is complicated by the mountainous area, cold weather and damaged or collapsed infrastructure, making Air Serv's aircraft even more crucial to the disaster response.