All posts tagged: "flood"

  1. Annual Disaster Statistical Review 2012

    The Annual Disaster Statistical Review 2012 has been published by the Centre for Research Into the Epidimiology of Disasters in Belgium.  This UN body compiles…

  2. flood relief video – Mozambique 2013
  3. Thanks for the aid – both ways!

    We delivered aid and we needed aid doing it. Thanks for the aid Here, Clive Langmead thanks Manuel Maxlhaieie, the INGC delegate of the Gaza…

  4. Aid cargo we delivered

    This is an example of aid cargo.  You may have helped us deliver it. What is Aid Cargo? Flour, salt and cooking oil are the…

  5. The disaster response team assembles

    Our disaster response team gets together.  Clive Langmead (a Trustee) meets Andrew Shipton (our helicopter pilot) to take the helicopter to Mozambique as part of…

  6. 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…

  7. 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…

  8. 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…

  9. Disaster response 2007 – the team

    Disaster response 2007 A helicopter-based disaster response team is needed when people are cut off by disasters.  It is not just floods that can do…

  10. 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…