All posts tagged: "response"

  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. 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…

  3. Increasing helicopter response capability – 2700 km done!

    An improvement in helicopter response in southern Africa. The Hope of the Nations helicopter 5H-XSH lands near Johannesburg in South Africa.  It had flown  1700…

  4. Closure – the recession closes our Mozambican HQ!

    Closure can be a good thing in bad relationships.  But it is less so when you are trying to start-up. So we are really sad.…

  5. Mozambique HQ – our first foreign base

    We needed a Mozambique HQ. A local HQ helps to build the day-to-day links with the authorities in there.  The links make our disaster response…

  6. 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…

  7. Pilot Bob Gillan giving aid to the needy

    Pilot Bob Gillan of Hope of the Nations is delivering non-food items to the needy on the Zambezi in 2007. Non-food items are things like…

  8. 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…

  9. Starting up – the first year

    Starting a new enterprise is exciting and rewarding. Adrian Nance felt called to help deliver helicopters faster to disasters across the globe.  This came from…

  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…