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The Whiteside County Airport will host training for area first responders on the topic of emergency helicopter operations September 22, 2018 from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.  Mercyhealth REACT, in coordination with Air Methods, will conduct a training seminar for area first responders. Topics to be covered include landing site selection and preparation, signals to be used between ground and flight operations, helicopter operations safety, and helicopter aircraft orientation.   Training presentation will take place in Hangar D and airport ramp areas, weather and helicopter availability permitting.   All area first responders and hospital personnel are invited and encouraged to attend.  To register, visit www.whitesidecountyairport.org.     The Whiteside County Airport KSQI is located one half mile south Of Interstate 88 (Exit #41) on the east side of Il. Route 40.   Address: 10950 Hoover Road, Rock Falls, Illinois.   The Whiteside County Airport features 2 asphalt runways the longest of which 7/25 has a length of 6,499 feet and a width of 150 feet.   2nd Runway 18/36 measures 3,900 feet by 100 feet wide.