April Missions

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

Date Time Location Details
2 April 18:25 Manaia Pick up boy with fractured arm, airlifted to Taranaki Base Hospital.
3 April 11:16 Patea Called out to two hunters overdue, stood down on route.
4 April 12:47 Retaruke Pick up male who had fallen off horse.
4 April 15:27 Tihiroa Pick up pregnant female with burns to 18% of her body, airlift to Waikato Hospital.
6 April 14:35 Raglan Winch diver off HMNZS Manawanui, airlifted to Auckland Hospital.
7 April 8:38 Mt Taranaki Transport patient with fractured leg from Waiaua Hut to Taranaki Base Hospital.
7 April 14:15 Huinga Uplift female horse rider with spinal injuries to Taranaki Base Hospital
8 April Mt Taranaki Uplift male with chest pain, winched off track below Syme Hut.
10 April 6:34 Hawera Airlift 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 April 6:59 Waikato Transfer patient to Waikato.
24 April 14:25 Mt Egmont Uplift cold trampers from hut.   http://www.stuff.co.nz/taranaki-daily-news/news/8594121/Trampers-airlifted-out
25 April 8:45 Mt Messenger Motor 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 April 13:10 Waverley Winch injured hunter from gully.