All posts tagged: "flexible"

  1. Helicopter manager handover in our affiliate

    We do enjoy eating out!  This time was to allow a ‘way ahead’ and handover discussion.  It was a meeting between our affiliate’s first South…

  2. Thanks for the aid – both ways!

    We needed a good aid team to deliver help in 2013. Thanks for the aid! Here, our trustee Clive Langmead thanks Manuel Maxlhaieie, the INGC…

  3. Disaster surveys we did

    Surveys proved to be our main tasking. Are surveys important? It sounds unglamorous to some.  But surveys are a key part of what we call…

  4. Managing the Risks of Extreme Events & Disasters

    We thank the IPCC and all involved for a Special Report that helps keep us focused on anticipating the effects of intense rain on people…

  5. Zambia and Mercy Flyers

    Zambia – a new country for us. We thank Craig and Rae Oranmore-Brown who have become our link into Zambia and are part of our…

  6. Important to them? A helicopter!

    Important – what is important and to whom? This photo shows the perspective of children in Kenya.  They drew a helicopter in the sand; helicopters…

  7. 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…

  8. Disaster response 2007 – the team

    Disaster response 2007 To help understand disaster response 2007, we will give a bit of background. A helicopter-based disaster response team is needed when people…

  9. Seed sown – 2000 floods in Mozambique

    Sometimes we do not know when a seed is sown. For British charity Wings Like Eagles, it was pretty bizarre. In the year 2000, Adrian…