The Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was dispatched at 1 pm on Tuesday 10 July transport a 30-year-old male from Tauranga Hospital to Waikato Hospital.
The man required emergency surgery to his hand after an accident with a drop-saw. The man was flown directly on a rapid response flight.
The Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was also tasked to transport a patient to Waikato Hospital on Sunday 8 July. A 40-year-old Mt Maunganui man required specialist treatment due to a serious cardiac condition.