Fly from Tauranga to White Island Then land and take a tour of Soar over the majestic Southern Alps on a 50minute breathtaking helicopter flight from. Transferring patients via helicopter has given the Tauranga Flight Team better work stories Lead clinician Dr Troy Browne and clinical nurse coordinator Dianna Keys head the Tauranga Flight Team, which is made up of six nurses. A gyrocopter looks like a helicopter but its rotors are driven by wind, not an engine "Weve done 12 to 15 gyro flights training operations to understand the capabilities and limitations of the aircraft," Tauranga operations manager Simon. Dont miss your chance to meet the hardworking crew behind Tauranga by both the Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter team and local emergency services, competitions, refreshments, entertainment and the opportunity to win a. ACDC drummer Phil Rudd will today find out whether he can continue to fly his beloved helicopter Rudd, 59, has been accused of failing to disclose his drug use to get a helicopter pilots licence In the Tauranga District Court. UPDATED 639PM A woman escaped with minor leg injuries after the plane she was in with her husband crashed near Tauranga The couple had been doing a practice flight in their Murphy Rotoruabased BayTrust Rescue. Angel Flight helicopter, and does not have medical equipment on board Angel Flight has more than 50 registered pilots and aircraft at Gisborne, Whangarei, North Shore, Whenuapai, Ardmore, Hamilton, Hastings, Feilding,. All crew have been evacuated from the stricken ship Rena by helicopter following a mayday call Bad weather in the area had caused two flights bound for Tauranga to return to Auckland, Air New Zealand confirmed Transport Minister. A crewman on the Life Flight Trusts rescue helicopter says the man came And on Sunday afternoon, the Tauranga based rescue helicopter was called to a farm near Te Teko, after a horse kicked a man, breaking his leg.