Helicopter missions in Rodney
Posted at 8:00am Wednesday 17 Feb, 2021
Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust has released a map showing missions undertaken in Rodney during 2020.
Trust communications manager Lincoln Davies says there was an increase of 10 missions over the previous year, bringing the total in the Greater Auckland North region to 142.
Areas benefitting from the most missions in 2020 were Wellsford (17), Warkworth (17), Muriwai (12) and Kawau Island (8).
Mr Davies said overall, the trust had undertaken 1187 missions in 2020 – a record year.