All posts tagged: "flood"

  1. flood relief video – Mozambique 2013

    Flood relief in Mozambique by Wings Like Eagles in 2013 We hope you enjoy our flood relief video of the assistance we delivered in Mozambique…

  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. 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…

  4. The disaster response team assembles

    This is our disaster response team getting together. Clive Langmead (a Wings Trustee) meets Andrew Shipton (our helicopter pilot) to take the helicopter to Mozambique…

  5. 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…

  6. 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…

  7. Under-slung or internal loads?

    Under-slung loads can be quicker for the helicopter on short trips, provided the ground staff can prepare the loads and someone can recover the nets…

  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. Start – where do we go?

    Our start up was six months of research on the nature of the disaster response problem, between April and September 2006. In 2006, the UK’s…

  10. 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…