This morning the Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Te Kaha.
The crew picked up a patient suffering from a medical event and airlifted the patient directly to Waikato Hospital.
Due IFR weather conditions both A1GS and A1TG couldn’t fly this morning so A1HAM was dispatched.
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