Our rescue helicopter attending an emergency - Every minute counts

Te Paki Sand Dunes

Helimed 1 team flew to remote Te Paki Sand Dunes near Cape Reinga yesterday morning to retrieve a Motored Paraglider pilot who had crashed. The Helimed team were quickly able to locate the remote crash scene using beacon tracking equipment on board . The patient was transported in a serious condition to Northland Base Hospital and later to Auckland for further treatment.