Our Cessna 182 Pathfinder plane is flying again! The Pathinder plane is AWA’s flagship and it’s been in service for many years. Click [ here ] to learn about Pathfinder plane. Today the plane flew again after a year in a complete engine, airframe and avionics overhaul at [ Mission Maintenance Services ] in [...]
One of the many advantages of flying is the incredible views available only to those of us in the air! As we depart and arrive from our local airport, the training time in between brings with it the work to develop special skills, but also provides a unique way of looking at the [...]
President Donald J. Trump announced his intent to nominate Lloyd Claycomb to be Representative of the United States of America to the Seventy-second Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations, with the personal Rank of Ambassador. Source: https://www.facebook.com/lloydclaycombusa/ Full arcticle: THE WHITE HOUSE - Office of the Press Secretary [...]
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.