Author Archives: HGB

Taranaki Offshore Partnership named as Rescue Helicopter Winch sponsors

Taranaki Rescue Helicopter is delighted to welcome Taranaki Offshore Partnership (TOP) to our family of [...]

A year in missions: 1/06/22 – 31/05/23

Between 1 June 2022 and 31 May 2023, the Taranaki Rescue Helicopter crew responded to [...]

Meet our new helicopter!

Keen observers of the sky may have spotted our crew back in a yellow helicopter! [...]

Meet our newest Crewman, Joe Ganley!

A search and rescue mission that led to Joe Ganley spending a night in the [...]

Our newest trustee, Brendan Attrill

Living in the Eastern Taranaki settlement of Huinga, Brendan has a close association with the [...]

Moving home to Taranaki a welcome change for Helicopter Crewman Tiffany Yule

From a young age, Helicopter Crewman Tiffany Yule wanted to be involved in aviation. Now, [...]

Meet Chris, our newest pilot!

Returning to New Zealand after four years of living in Switzerland, Chris and his wife [...]

Meet Amanda!

A lifelong passion for protecting and saving lives led Amanda Aislabie to the Taranaki Rescue [...]

Biggles Bear ready to take flight

Earlier this month the Taranaki Rescue Helicopter received an unsolicited job application for an unusual [...]