Every six hours someone urgently needs our help 24 hours a day Life Flight ensures critically ill and injured people can be flown by plan
Life Flight is a charity providing Emergency Air Services.
Our Wellington-based Westpac Rescue Helicopter team ensures people can be rescued when the mission is critical or the location is challenging. Life Flight also operates a nationwide air ambulance service transferring critically ill patients, including children and premature babies, to specialist care they urgently require.
We operate a 24/7 service flying approximately 1300 missions a year. To date 27,000 people have been helped by Life Flight in their hour of need. For many of those the emergency flight saved their life
More about us
Life Flight is a charity that provides emergency air services, including the Wellington Westpac Rescue Helicopter and a nationwide air ambulance service. It relies on donations from the public and major sponsors such as Westpac to provide these services. Learn more at www.lifeflight.org.nz.