November 2007

News & Articles / 14.11.2007

England expands support of humanitarian flight service in the Congo

The British Department for International Development (DFID), which has since 2004 financed Air Serv International's humanitarian flights in The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), recently expanded its support to add a Cessna Caravan in Lubumbashi. Air Serv International opened its Lubumbashi base in 2004 with...

News & Articles / 02.11.2007

DR Congo: Air Serv International Scheduled and On demand Flights from Kinshasa (as of 02 Nov 2007)

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News & Articles / 02.11.2007

Air Serv International expands service to Sudan

On November 2, 2007 Air Serv International took delivery of an Astar 350 (squirrel) helicopter in South Sudan. The aircraft will fly on November 5th to support UNOPS assessment teams visiting schools in southern Sudan. The helicopter will be based in Juba, Sudan. Air Serv International...

News & Articles / 25.10.2007

Air Serv International expands DRC programs 25 Oct 2007

Air Serv International announces the first flight of a Beechcraft 1900c with service from Kinshasa to Goma on October 31st 2007. This aircraft will be dedicated to the exclusive use and needs of the humanitarian and international community. The aircraft will be based at Kinshasa...

News & Articles / 18.10.2007

Air Serv International responds to Ebola outbreak in DRC

WARRENTON, VA, OCTOBER 18, 2007 - Air Serv International has positioned an additional Cessna Caravan in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to help fight the recent outbreak of Ebola hemorrhagic fever in the country. The aircraft will be operating there for a period...

News & Articles / 21.09.2007

Air Serv International expands DRC programs 21 Sep 2007

Quick Start to New flight schedule from Kalemie in Democratic Republic of the Congo WARRENTON, VA - SEPTEMBER 21, 2007 - Only thirty minutes before departure of the first scheduled humanitarian flight from Kalemie, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the Air Serv International field office...

News & Articles / 18.09.2007

Capacity building in Mozambique

Air Serv International selects ETA Air Charter as partner in new capacity building program WARRENTON, VA - SEPTEMBER 18, 2007 - Air Serv International is pleased to announce the selection of ETA Air Charter as the most qualified partner in a new capacity building program in...

News & Articles / 23.05.2007

Reminiscing in Caia – May 2007

By Bob Reinaker I’m in Caia, a small Zambezi river town, sitting on the verandah of a loja (shop) on a white plastic chair at a white plastic table sipping a Coke. It’s the last Friday of the month, payday for Food for the Hungry International...

News & Articles / 17.05.2007

NGO Coordination Committee in Iraq (NCCI) – May 17, 2007 – Testimonial

Air Serv International pioneered NGO assistance in Iraq in April 2003 with one of the first civilian air transportation opportunities between Amman and Baghdad, and since tailored their air support for NGOs. Indeed, with the difficult humanitarian access in Iraq and the current fragmentation of the...

News & Articles / 10.05.2007

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) – May 2007 – Testimonials

MSF-France started its reconstructive surgical program for Iraqi victims of violence early 2006 in Amman. The objective of the program is to treat trauma non urgent cases of orthopedic, plastic and maxillo-facial injuries. The first group of patients where flown in to Amman with Air...