Auckland Westpac Helicopter Missions
AWHITU – On Tuesday, November 24, at 4.18pm,W1 responded to an ambulance callout to search for a missing boatie from a boat that had overturned whilst attempting to cross the Manukau Bar. On arrival, two people were confirmed safe and a third, a 76 year old male, was located on the beach in a serious condition. W1 crew helped him to the helicopter and transported him to ACH in a serious condition.
PORT WAIKATO – At 7.42pm on Thursday, 26 November, W1 responded to ambulance callout to Port Waikato for a female in her 40s suffering a medical condition. Transported her to MMH in a serious condition.