Next Generation Helicopter
       
     
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Next Generation Helicopter
       
     
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Next Generation Helicopter
       
     
Next Generation Helicopter
       
     
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Next Generation Helicopter

Project "Next Generation Helicopter" visualises the future of rescue helicopter functionality, in order to improve in-flight diagnosis and treatment of patients. 

Blink was responsible for all 3d modeling, animation, rendering and final comp on this project.

Client: Norsk Luftambulanse
Project manager: Ørjan Sveen

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Next Generation Helicopter

The camera revolves around the Agusta Westland AW-169 helicopter, modified from the earlier AW-139 version of the aircraft.

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Next Generation Helicopter

Cabin access
Cabin door opens, showing stretcher in in-flight position.

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Next Generation Helicopter

Stretcher functionality
Stretcher is moved via floor rails, revolves 90 degrees from in-flight position and tilts downwards to receive patient.

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Next Generation Helicopter

Cabin interior
After in-flight CT scanning of the patient, the stretcher is lowered down and placed back into in-flight position for reduced stress caused by g-forces and helicopter vibrations.

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Next Generation Helicopter

Helmet HUD
Conceptual helmet modification, showing interactive heads-up display on the visor.

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Next Generation Helicopter

Render of the LSU (Lærdal Suction Unit) asset we created for the interior.

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Next Generation Helicopter

Lifepack 15 defibrillator 3d asset created for the cabin interior.

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Next Generation Helicopter

Interior 3d assets
An overview of the various interior 3d models we created for the project (from left to right):

* Conceptual stretcher which revolves, moves up/down and tilts
* Drawer and shelf modules
* Cabin seat
* CereTom in-cabin CT-scanner
* Pilot helmet with interactive HUD display
* Overhead ceiling camera
* Lab machine
* Lifepack 15 defibrillator
* Medical equipment rack with monitor, syringe dispenser and ECMO unit
* LSU - Lærdal Suction Unit