SEARCH & RESCUE MISSIONS

CareFlight Top End rescue helicopter crew locates fishos

CareFlight Top End rescue helicopter crew locates fishos

6/10/2017 - CareFlight's Top End Rescue Helicopter crew conducted a Search and Rescue mission near the Vernon Islands after recreational fishermen activated an emergency beacon...

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Men rescued after remote boating mishap

  Saturday 29 July Darwin 10.45pm Two men were winched to safety tonight after their boat capsized in a remote corner of the Top End. Maritime safety authorities dispatched the CareFlight Top End rescue helicopter to a small tributary of the Fitzmaurice River, about 300km south-west of Darwin,  late this afternoon after a distress beacon...

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CareFlight Top End nurses go down the wire to save lives

Helicopter down-the-wire rescue is not normally associated with nursing clinical duty. But CareFlight is not your everyday...

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Collapsed man rescued from bushwalking track in Katherine Gorge

8/6/2016 A collapsed man was rescued from a popular bushwalking track in Katherine Gorge in Nitmiluk National Park this afternoon...

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Three fishos saved from night as croc bait

13/1/2016 Three young locals were saved from spending a night as croc bait after becoming stranded at a popular fishing spot south of Darwin...

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