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    • MAF Cyclone Idai Disaster Response

      MAF Cyclone Idai Disaster Response

      20 Mar 2019

      The Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) team in Mozambique, operating locally as Ambassador Aviation, continues its disaster response work in Mozambique, following the devastating cyclone which made landfall near Beira on Thursday with winds up to 106 mph.

    • Sheltering the homeless after floods in Sentani

      Sheltering the homeless after floods in Sentani

      18 Mar 2019

      Over the weekend MAF staff in Sentani, Papua, came to the aid of hundreds of people displaced by devastating flooding and landslides. Many lost family members and between 50-80 people are thought to have died.

    • Ebola outbreak spreads in DR Congo

      Ebola outbreak spreads in DR Congo

      29 Jan 2019

      The second wave of an Ebola outbreak is growing in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Story by Beth Stolicker, (Mission Network News).

    • Plane in the Playground at Hadlow Primary School

      Plane in the Playground at Hadlow Primary School

      22 Nov 2018

      Humanitarian aircraft arrives in Kent school playground to launch charity Advent Adventure – sharing the true meaning of Christmas amidst Black Friday consumption

    • MAF Sulawesi earthquake response update

      MAF Sulawesi earthquake response update

      30 Oct 2018

      Our disaster response team in Sulawesi is continuing to serve communities that were cut off by landslides when the earthquake and tsunami hit the Indonesian Island of Sulawesi on the 28 September.

    • School kids fly home following earthquake

      School kids fly home following earthquake

      8 Oct 2018

      100 hungry teenagers crowded into the hangar in Palu, Indonesia, after the earthquake and Tsunami hit on 28 September - desperate to return home to their parents. MAF, Helivida, and Ethnos360 Aviation flew them safely back to their villages.

    • Using aircraft to bring earthquake & tsunami relief

      Using aircraft to bring earthquake & tsunami relief

      5 Oct 2018

      Mission Aviation Fellowship is providing aid in Sulawesi, Indonesia

    • MAF responds to earthquake and tsunami in Sulawesi, Indonesia

      MAF responds to earthquake and tsunami in Sulawesi, Indonesia

      1 Oct 2018

      MAF’s Disaster Response Team is responding to the disaster on Sulawesi Island, Indonesia, caused by a 7.4 earthquake and subsequent tsunami that occurred on Friday, 28 September.

    • Islands on the Air

      Islands on the Air

      27 Sep 2018

      Col McGowan, Jonathan Bowes and Eric Forkpa, are licenced radio amateurs. In November they will be using their skills and setting out on an adventure in support of MAF.

    • Flying Chicken Nuggets!

      Flying Chicken Nuggets!

      24 Sep 2018

      The Chicken Nuggets, a team of six 16-18 year olds, won an experience flight in a light aircraft. The team topped the leader board back in July on the MAF Rescue Challenge at Refuel.

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