On Monday, 1 January 2018 at 12.59pm, W2 Crew were retasked from Te Kopuru to Waiau Pa to assist a male patient in his 70’s suffering a medical complaint. He was flown to Auckland City Hospital in a serious condition.
At 6:28pm on Monday, 1 January 2018, W2 crew tasked to Glenbrook to assist a male patient in his 40’s who had fallen approximately five metres. W2 were stood down enroute and returned to base.
Note: The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter – Provides professional, efficient, emergency air ambulance, search and rescue services
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.
BE PART OF THE SOLUTION: They rely on people like you to help them 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.