Air Gisborne Ltd provides a nation wide air ambulance service Operating two fixed wing air ambulance aircraft, Kingair C90 and Piper Navajo (Panther) in support of the Tairawhiti District Health Board aeromedical team. Air Gisborne Ltd has been providing Air Ambulance flights for the Gisborne community for more than 35 years. In 2012 the company formalised a partnership with TDH for a seamless delivery of aeromedical services.

Whilst Air Gisborne specialises in the provision of specially equipped and piloted aircraft, TDH bring a full range of clinical support and specialist medical equipment to the ‘partnership’.

The service is operated in accordance with:

» Air Ambulance / Air Search and Rescue Service Standard Version 1.0:2011

» ISO 9001:2008 – Quality Management Systems

» Ambulance and Paramedical Services NZS 8156:2008