May missions

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

1 May15:08Bridge to NowhereWinch female from track suffering seizures from head injuries.
8 May9:54Back Beach, New PlymouthOverdue surfer, was later found safe.
11 May14:59Hawera HospitalDrop off neonatal team.
11 May15:49WaitaraBody recovery of male who had fallen down cliff and search for missing kite surfer.
12 May10:29Whanganui RiverBeacon Search, located but didn’t need urgent airlifting.
16 May11:24Mt TaranakiUplift male from Kahui Hut, Mt Taranaki with abdominal pain.
18 May8:32Raroa ShipMedivac from Raroa ship with breathing difficulties.
20 May9:16PateaWinch male from vessel 2k off coast, suffering stingray barb to arm.
23 May16:16National ParkMotor vehile accident, transport to Waikato Hospital.
24 May11:16PateaAirlift male.