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Donors and doctors lift RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper service higher

Donors and doctors lift RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper service higher

A team of Critical Care Doctors has started work aboard the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter, enhancing the world-class aeromedical ...
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Council welcomes LifeFlight to the Roma Saleyards for Charity Sale this September!

Council welcomes LifeFlight to the Roma Saleyards for Charity Sale this September!

Maranoa Regional Council, owner of Australia's largest saleyards - the Roma Saleyards, is thrilled to be welcoming LifeFlight to the ...
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Boy who lost thumb in rodeo arena reunites with LifeFlight jet crew

Boy who lost thumb in rodeo arena reunites with LifeFlight jet crew

There has been a heart-warming reunion at the LifeFlight Townsville base this morning, as 14-year-old Riley Schmidt met the RACQ ...
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LifeFlight SGAS crew winches injured hiker to safety

LifeFlight SGAS crew winches injured hiker to safety

The Roma-based LifeFlight Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter crew have winched an injured hiker to safety, after she fell ...
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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts woman after rollover

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts woman after rollover

The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter crew has airlifted a woman to hospital, after she was injured in a single ...
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Cycling champion who defied odds reunited with helicopter hero

Cycling champion who defied odds reunited with helicopter hero

An experienced cyclist who defied the odds by making a remarkably quick recovery after a serious crash, has had an ...
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New HUET dunkers 'keeping it real' at LifeFlight Training Academy

New HUET dunkers ‘keeping it real’ at LifeFlight Training Academy

Two new, custom-made aircraft underwater escape simulators at the LifeFlight Training Academy (LTA), are helping equip trainees with the best ...
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Injured driver airlifted after 4WD rollover

Injured driver airlifted after 4WD rollover

The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a woman to hospital after the 4WD she was driving crashed in ...
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Lost bushwalker uses torch and lights fire to hail rescue chopper crew

Lost bushwalker uses torch and lights fire to hail rescue chopper crew

The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue crew has winched a woman to safety, just before nightfall, after she became lost while ...
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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Critical Care Doctors are now airborne in the Bundaberg and Wide Bay-Burnett region thanks to the support of the local Bundaberg community, and the Simpson Foundation. 🚁
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Last financial year, we helped 6,825 people in their time of need. Whether it's an accident on the land, the road, or an airlift to a major hospital, we're here to help you no matter when or where in Queensland you are. 🚁 https://t.co/ns324CaYnL
Last year, our jets flew 432 Air Ambulance missions!

We have 4 Challenger jets, each capable of carrying 2 stretchers each as well as a full flight crew who can fly up to 6 hours without stopping! https://t.co/PirlMmwRmw
Our new Roma base is officially under construction after the ceremonial sod-turning this morning! @AnthonyChisholm https://t.co/EERYgvanJU LifeFlight_Aus photo
LifeFlight doctors to the rescue! 25 new #RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Critical Care Doctors have joined the ranks of aeromedical bases across Queensland, ready to take to the skies in jets and rescue choppers, to save lives.

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A Day in the Life – Aviation Operations

“I don’t normally have an average day, but that’s what makes the job so good”

Patient Story – Tristan Sik

“There were tears in my eyes seeing the chopper come. It was so emotional”

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