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Harford sheriff's helicopter renamed SABLE 1 from Eagle 1
Harford sheriff's helicopter renamed SABLE 1 from Eagle 1

The Harford County Sheriff's Office helicopter has a new name, at least to some. Eagle 1, as it had been known, will be going by SABLE 1, which stands for Sheriff's Airborne Law Enforcement, according to Cristie Kahler, spokeswoman for the sheriff's office. As part of an ongoing assessment of the year-old aviation unit, which Sheriff Jeff Gahler began upon taking office earlier this month, it was found that the helicopter was going by two names, Kahler wrote in an email. While the sheriff's office and the community knew the helicopter as Eagle 1, it has been registered with the FAA since its inception as SABLE 1. "To avoid any confusion and to avoid any...

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