Aerial Efforts to Restore Power to the Northeast
Haverfield Aviation has been working since October 25 to support the utility market in the northeast with aircraft and crews for emergency storm response to repair anticipated damage from “Superstorm” Sandy. The Haverfield Emergency Storm Response (ESR) Team led the logistics operations to ensure personnel and equipment were ready for action.
The ESR Team coordinated planning preparedness with, and provided recovery services to:
- Baltimore Gas & Electric (BGE)
- National Grid
- NSTAR Electric & Gas Corp. (NSTAR)
- Northeast Utilities (NU)
- First Energy Corp. (FE)
- Pennsylvania Power & Light (PPL)
- New York State Electric & Gas (NYSEG)
- Dominion Power
- Central Maine Power Co. (CMP)
As of October 30, all 20 Haverfield aircraft and 28 employees were actively assigned to projects, and were on the scene and in the air, or in route to affected areas.