Welcome to the
Taranaki Rescue Helicopter Trust
The Taranaki Rescue Helicopter Trust is a registered charitable trust which formed in 1992.
The Taranaki Community Rescue Helicopter provides a fully dedicated emergency medical service for the people of Taranaki. We perform on average 250 missions a year. With winch capabilites we are able to rescue people on the sea, on the mountain and in the back country of Taranaki. We also provide an inter hospital patient transfer service as required, for the Taranaki Community.
To enhance the lives of everyone in the region with the provision of a high quality sustainable rescue/air ambulance service.