At 4:06pm on Monday 11 December 2017, W2 was tasked to Pukekohe to assist a female patient in her 20’s suffering a medical complaint. She was flown to Middlemore Hospital in a critical condition.
At 6:28pm W2 was later tasked to Port Waikato to assist a female patient in her 50’s suffering a medical complaint. She was flown to Middlemore Hospital in a moderate condition.
The Auckland based Westpac Rescue Helicopter is staffed full-time by a highly experienced flight crew consisting of pilots, paramedics and crewmen, and operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
We rely on people like you to help us save lives. Sponsoring a rescue mission means you will contribute funds directly to a specific mission flown by one of our helicopters, potentially saving someone’s life.