April Missions

Here is a brief overview of the missions the Taranaki Rescue Helicopter has engaged in over April.

2 April18:25ManaiaPick up boy with fractured arm, airlifted to Taranaki Base Hospital.
3 April11:16PateaCalled out to two hunters overdue, stood down on route.
4 April12:47RetarukePick up male who had fallen off horse.
4 April15:27TihiroaPick up pregnant female with burns to 18% of her body, airlift to Waikato Hospital.
6 April14:35RaglanWinch diver off HMNZS Manawanui, airlifted to Auckland Hospital.
7 April8:38Mt TaranakiTransport patient with fractured leg from Waiaua Hut to Taranaki Base Hospital.
7 April14:15HuingaUplift female horse rider with spinal injuries to Taranaki Base Hospital
8 AprilMt TaranakiUplift male with chest pain, winched off track below Syme Hut.
10 April6:34HaweraAirlift male from truck/car head on accident, airlifted to Taranaki Base Hospital. http://www.stuff.co.nz/taranaki-daily-news/news/8536290/Car-and-truck-collide-near-Hawera
18 April6:59WaikatoTransfer patient to Waikato.
24 April14:25Mt EgmontUplift cold trampers from hut.   http://www.stuff.co.nz/taranaki-daily-news/news/8594121/Trampers-airlifted-out
25 April8:45Mt MessengerMotor vehicle accident, airlift patient to Waikato Hospital. http://www.stuff.co.nz/taranaki-daily-news/news/8598260/Head-on-crash-near-top-of-Mt-Messenger
26 April13:10WaverleyWinch injured hunter from gully.