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Rescue In The Redwoods: How Your Rescue Helicopter Saved Jonty's Life

Wednesday, 22 May 2024, 1:59 pm | Grassroots Rescue Helicopter

“I could hear the sound of the rescue helicopter approaching as I was being stretchered up to the clearing at the top of the track. I remember feeling so relieved hearing that sound and knowing I was one step closer to getting to the hospital, I was in ... More >>

Busy Month For Your Grassroots Trust Rescue Helicopter: 44 Missions Completed In Manawatu And Whanganui Regions

Monday, 20 May 2024, 3:40 pm | Grassroots Rescue Helicopter

The Grassroots Trust Rescue Helicopter had a busy month in April, with a total of 44 life-saving missions carried out across the Manawatu and Whanganui regions. The rescue helicopter crew responded to a wide range of emergency situations, including ... More >>

Mother's Day Tribute: Working On The Rescue Helicopter

Thursday, 9 May 2024, 4:10 pm | Grassroots Rescue Helicopter

With highly trained crew members on board, rescue helicopter provides life-saving support to those in need. The amazing women - part of the crew - that are on board not only balance the responsibilities of motherhood but also the high-pressure work ... More >>

Rapid Response Saves Maria's Life: Rescue Helicopter Crew Acts Swiftly In Critical Quad Bike Accident

Friday, 3 May 2024, 5:24 pm | Grassroots Rescue Helicopter

On a warm Waitangi weekend, Maria and her son-in-law, Jarom, set out to enjoy another fun ride along the beach. Suddenly a terrifying swirling vortex of black sand hit, sending both Maria and her quad bike into a chaotic spin. Rescue helicopter service ... More >>

Rescue Helicopter Responds Swiftly To Critical Injury Of 10 Year Old Boy In Rural Motorbike Accident

Wednesday, 19 July 2023, 10:51 am | Grassroots Rescue Helicopter

On April 4th, 2020, in the midst of the nationwide lockdown, the Shearer family's ordinary day took a dramatic turn when an unforeseen event unfolded on their 3-acre rural property. Craig Shearer, a helicopter contractor, and his children Helena and ... More >>

Grassroots Trust Rescue Helicopter Completes 20 Lifesaving Missions Throughout March

Wednesday, 26 April 2023, 6:27 pm | Grassroots Rescue Helicopter

Throughout the month of March your Grassroots Trust Rescue Helicopter completed 20 missions within the Manawatu and Whanganui region. Your Grassroots Trust Rescue Helicopter completed a variety of missions, ranging from medical transfers and rural ... More >>

A Busy Start To Summer For Your Grassroots Trust Rescue Helicopter

Friday, 20 January 2023, 6:40 pm | Grassroots Rescue Helicopter

Your Grassroots Trust Rescue Helicopter completed a total of 29 missions throughout December, making it one of the busiest months for 2022. This included 7 inter-hospital transfers, 4 medical events, 11 rural or farm related incidents, 4 motor vehicle ... More >>

Grassroots Trust Rescue Helicopter Saving Lives In November

Friday, 16 December 2022, 6:54 pm | Grassroots Rescue Helicopter

Throughout the month of November, your Grassroots Trust Rescue Helicopter carried out a total of 24 life-saving mission in the Manawatu, Wanganui and surrounding regions. These missions included 3 inter-hospital transfers, 9 medical events, 4 Motor vehicle ... More >>




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