Below you will find a summary of our recent missions. Our life-saving services are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and are completely free of charge to everyone in Hawke's Bay. For more information about our work please contact the Fundraising Team on 06 878 1630 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
5 years ago - The Rescue Helicopter, alongside NZ Police, winched the deceased hunter from the Kaweka Ranges, following the accidental fatal shooting of a hunter the previous day.
5 years ago - Responded to Kotemaori, to attend a male who had suffered a severe neurological event. Unfortunately he was declared dead at the scene.
5 years ago - The Rescue Helicopter winched two NZ Police Officers into the Kaweka Ranges, to carry out a scene examination following an accidental fatal shooting of a hunter.
5 years ago - The Rescue Helicopter airlifted a 26-year-old male Forestry worker from an isolated site near Te Haroto, who had fallen down a steep bank and dislocated his shoulder. He was flown to Taupo Hospital after being attended to by Advanced Paramedics from St John.
5 years ago - The Rescue Helicopter was responded to a car accident at Ashley Clinton where a 47 year old female sustained leg and spinal injuries. She was transported to the Hawke's Bay Fallen Soliders' Memorial Hospital for further treatment.
5 years ago - Transported a male patient with an amputated finger from Hawke's Bay Fallen Soldiers' Memorial Hospital to Hutt Hospital further treatment.
5 years ago - The Rescue Helicopter was responded to a farm inland from Tikokino for a 19 year old male that sustained leg and arm injuries when his quad bike rolled down a hill and into a creek while out hunting. He was transported to Hawke's Bay Fallen Soliders' Memorial Hospital for further treatment.
5 years ago - At the request of the NZ Rescue Co-ordination Centre, the Rescue Helicopter responded to a personal locator beacon activation in the Kaweka Ranges. A 72-year-old male from Masterton was located near the Mangainoka Hot Springs. He was suffering from moderate chest injuries after falling from a tree, whilst attempting to secure a tent fly. An Advanced Paramedic from St John, attended the patient prior to transportation back to Hawke's Bay Fallen Soldiers' Memorial Hospital
5 years ago - The Rescue Helicopter has responded to Bluff Hill in Napier, to a 49 year old female that had fallen from the lookout and was trapped in trees 30 feet below the lookout. A paramedic was winched down to retrieve the female, who had sustained multiple injuries. She was transportedto the Hawke's Bay Fallen Soldiers' Memorial Hospital for further treatment.
5 years ago - The Rescue Helicopter was responded to Nuhaka for a 59 year old male that sustained chest injuries from a quad bike roll over on his farm. He was transported to the Hawke's Bay Fallen Soldiers' Memorial Hospital for further treatment.