Back-to-back emergency missions for the Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Back-to-back emergency missions for the Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter

Back-to-back emergency transport missions for the TrustPower TECT Rescue Helicopter on Friday 1 June kept the flight crews busy.

The first mission was to transport a man from Whakatane Hospital with a serious medical condition to Waikato Hospital for specialist treatment. As soon as the rescue helicopter arrived at Waikato it was immediately re-tasked to return to Whakatane Hospital to airlift a young boy who had suffered a head injury. Both the boy and his mum were flown to Waikato Hospital.


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