Each week 28 people need time-critical aeromedical care. With your support, the Westpac Rescue Helicopter and Air Ambulance Planes are there in their moment of need.
Lee, an experienced horserider, was enjoying a day out at a friends farm in Masterton. Shortly after, she was speeding to Wellington Hospital in the Westpac Rescue Helicopter.
A routine ultrasound for Mum-to-be Rebekah had a different outcome than expected...
Living in a remote part of the country, Bill understands the need for Life Flight more than anyone.
What should have been a moment of joy quickly turned into distress when newborn Bentley didn’t respond as normal.
A walk on a friend's farm quickly took a turn for 85-year-old grandmother, Pat.
It was a wet day at work for Jarrod, who was driving along the rugged Mount Bruce landscape when suddenly he found himself rolling down a steep, grassy hill.
As Kaz lay in agony in the Maungakotukutuku hills with life-threatening injuries, the sound of the whirring blades of the Westpac Chopper gave her hope.
Kylie, her husband Fede and their two children went for a Sunday hike in the Remutaka Forest Park when disaster struck.
When Joe broke his leg in the Aorangi Forest Park with night quickly approaching, he was thankful to have a personal location beacon on hand.
Colin Tandy barely clung to life after his truck rolled 80 metres down a Marlborough cliff.