Adventist World Aviation and regional church partner to assist Native communities. As posted on http://www.adventistreview.org What follows is the first report in a series of stories on the challenges and joys of sharing God’s love among isolated Native communities in Northern Ontario, Canada. It is a region of forests and lakes, twice as [...]
Chief Pilot Lynden Bechtel AWA Chief Pilot Lynden Bechtel works on final details on the Cessna 182 headed down to Nicaragua very soon. The team there is very excited to have the greatly enhanced power and capacity of this airplane! Learn About Nicaragua Mission Project
TAA Student This school year, students were exposed to lots of new ideas and subjects as they went through ground school class. Most didn’t have a lot of previous exposure to aviation. Some of them are also looking forward to gaining more experience getting some real flight time. Students enjoyed ride-along opportunities [...]
TAA Students We all love reaching milestones. Those special events or experiences in our lives often create memories that can last a lifetime. Our aviation program here at AWA- Thunderbird Adventist Academy allows students the opportunity to do just that and accomplish milestones in the air. But getting there takes work and dedication. [...]
Currently this plane is in final assembly at Missionary Maintenance Services in Ohio. After the work is completed the Pathfinder plane will be serving our project in Palawan, Philippines.
Another medical evacuation in Nicaragua! This two day old infant had respiratory difficulties and fluid mixed with blood in her lungs. She was flown directly to ICU and needs your prayers! Thanks to pilots Artur Karst and Dustin Holliday for navigating the stormy weather to get this baby to a higher level of medical care. [...]
Dear Family and Friends; Even before we moved to Scottsdale, AZ, we’ve been waiting for approval from the city to set up our hangar, so there is a place for the maintenance on the planes to be done and to protect the planes from the harsh effects of the desert sun. We’ve had to fight [...]
Dear Family and Friends; We are in Guyana! It has been two weeks since we arrived. Our direct flight to Georgetown from Miami on Suriname Airways was delayed four and a half hours because of a tire that needed to be changed on the aircraft. Once that was sorted out, we had a smooth trip. [...]