Rafo rescues Austrian tourist

MUSCAT: A Royal Air Force of Oman (Rafo) helicopter on Monday carried out a medical evacuation of an Austrian tourist who had sustained injuries when his car turned over. The tourist was transferred from Ramlat al Hashman in the Wilayat of Thamrait to the Sultan Qaboos Hospital in Salalah to receive medical care. The operation comes within the framework of the humanitarian services provided by the Sultan’s Armed Forces and the Ministry of Defence to citizens and residents.