Two emergency transfers for the BayTrust Rescue Helicopter | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Two emergency transfers for the BayTrust Rescue Helicopter

The Rotorua-based BayTrust Rescue Helicopter was tasked by Rotorua Hospital, at approximately 11.30am on Friday 13 October, for an emergency transfer of a 72-year-old woman who was experiencing a medical emergency.

The woman was airlifted to Waikato Hospital for specialist treatment.

Later that day, at approximately 5.30pm, the rescue heliopter was tasked by Rotorua Hospital again, this time for a 31-year-old woman who had gone into premature labour and required specialist treatment.

The woman was flown on a rapid response flight to Waikato Hospital.

Philips Rescue Helicopters, Bay Trust Rotorua BOP Rescue Helicopter, Tuesday 2 May 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Philips Search & Rescue Trust

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