Airport Rescue Fire Service Graduations

11 September 2019 Newly graduated Airport Rescue Fire Fighter’s Warren Ngamata, Lotacia Taringa and Rutril Enoka with Chief Executive Officer Joseph Ngamata and Manager of Airport Rescue Fire Service George Nicholls. New Airport Rescue Fire Fighter Lotacia Taringa, with newly graduated Stryker Fire Truck operators James Estall, John Charlie and Paul Pureau accompanied by their…

Breaking the mould in a male dominated workforce

Thursday June 13, 2019 Written by Anneka Brown Published in National In what was once a man’s world, two young women have made firefighting history. Former Tereora College students Terangi Taio and Lotacia Taringa are the first women employed by the Airport Authority fire service. Terangi says: “There have never been any women firefighters; I thought becoming…

St Joseph students delighted with fire station visit

Thursday October 04, 2018 Written by Rashneel Kumar Published in Education It was an exciting moment for more than 50 Early Childhood Education and Grade 1 students from St Joseph School when they visited the Cook Islands Fire Station at the Rarotonga International Airport yesterday. The children were accompanied by their teachers and parents on this tour.…