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Graphic: RFDS aircraft evacuation at night

RFDS airlifts two injured tourists from outback SA

16 Mar 2018

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) undertook the aeromedical retrieval of two injured tourists following a car accident on the Oodnadatta Track in the state’s Far North last night.

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RFDS Aircraft with pilot holding Queen's Baton

RFDS Flies Queen's Baton ahead of Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

01 Mar 2018

The RFDS was honoured to fly the Queen’s Baton to the remote Aboriginal community of Hermannsburg, 125 kilometres west of Alice Springs, marking the start of its time in the Northern Territory ahead of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

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RFDS responds to helicopter crash victims at Red Centre

18 Jan 2018

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) undertook the aeromedical retrieval of four people on-board a helicopter when it crashed last night (17 January) near Yulara, close to Uluru in the Northern Territory.

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Footballer Tai Martin-Page

RFDS Airlifts Footballer Tai Martin-Page

11 Jan 2018

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) has retrieved NTFL player Tai Martin-Page following a collision that dislocated his spine between the sixth and seventh vertebrae during a football match on Saturday.

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S. Kidman & Co joins ‘ground crew’ as major sponsor

14 Dec 2017

RFDS Central Operations has announced the launch of a major partnership with outback icon and one of the nation’s largest beef producers, S. Kidman & Co.

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Elders staff with RFDS aircraft VH FXW

Elders partnership takes off

24 Nov 2017

Agribusiness Elders has announced the launch of a major sponsorship of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Central Operations. The new partnership was launched today at the RFDS’ aeromedical base at Adelaide Airport.

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RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility wins Brolga Award

RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility wins Brolga Award

12 Nov 2017

The RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility is proud to be a 2017 Brolga Northern Territory Tourism Award recipient after winning the coveted New Tourism Business Award on 11 November.

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Burnt out truck following fire at Marree

Team effort saves lives

20 Oct 2017

A truck driver made a lucky escape when his vehicle went up in flames in South Australia’s Birdsville Track.

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RFDS and RAAF practice landing on Nullarbor Plain

Highway Highlight

18 Oct 2017

A perfect touchdown - highway style

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