A 72-year-old man, suffering a serious medical condition, was urgently rushed from Manning Base Hospital to John Hunter Hospital for specialist treatment.
Just after 1am on Monday, July 27, the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service critical care medical team stabilised the patient in Taree before undertaking the inter-hospital retrieval.
Across the weekend, the helicopter service completed missions in Tamworth and Coffs Harbour.
Meanwhile, a man was injured in a motor vehicle accident in Gloucester on Friday, July 24.
The helicopter service was called to the region following reports of a serious accident between a car and a motorcycle It was reported a 66-year-old motorcycle rider suffered leg injuries.
The man was airlifted to John Hunter Hospital in a stable condition.
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