All posts tagged: "aid"

  1. Crop spraying – more food in a famine

    UN regional assessments indicate that the most likely disasters across Southern Africa are famines.  Crop spraying helps produce more food. What can helicopters do in…

  2. Aid cargo we delivered

    Aid Cargo – what is it? This photograph is an example of the sort of aid cargo we fly to people affected by disasters. If…

  3. Aid pilot Andrew Shipton – our helicopter pilot!

    Aid pilot Andrew Shipton is a fantastic part of our team.  He was our pilot for our 2013 flood response. Andrew Shipton is a current…

  4. Speaking out for aviation in disasters

    By kind invitation our Chief Executive Adrian Nance has been speaking out about aviation, and our work in disasters. Speaking Out – the RAeS He…

  5. Ground crew at work in 2007

    Ground crew is essential to flexible and efficient helicopter operations. Surely we only need a pilot and helicopter! Well, no!  Wings’ ground crew attends key…