Archive for the News Category
Sakeji School Flights Successfully Completed
Thank the Lord with us for safety as both planes flew these last two days. This week has been especially rainy and we wondered, would we be able to meet the heavy schedule of beginning of term flights. The Lord answered your and our prayers. Friday morning, contrary to forecasts, […]
Jo Lake accompanied as nurse yesterday for the medial emergency flight to Lusaka. Please pray the surgeries will be successful and a life saved.
We are grateful to the Lord that our AMO (Aircraft Maintenance Organization) licence has been renewed this week. This licence is mandatory to do our maintenance, engine changes and Certificate or Airworthiness on our planes here at Kalene. An inspector was flown from Lusaka, Sept 27th. A detailed inspection was […]
In the Air Again!
Yesterday the final checks and adjustments were done on FMC’s new engine. Just before dusk we did our first test flight. In the cool of the early morning we checked the engine and did the engine break in flight. Praise the Lord with us for His help! We are off […]
Our 6th Engine Change 1 Week In
We are grateful to the Lord for help given this week. It has been long days for John, Jon and James. The old engine has had some parts removed and cleaned to use again. The new engine had as much as possible assembled onto it before being put in Friday. […]
Our 6th Engine Change
This is 9J-FMC our C-207 (which we have flown for almost 24 years, since the beginning of the Flight Service) returning Saturday morning. The engine change started right after arrival. We are grateful Jon Lake is here to work with John Loudon on this project. Jon had the engine out […]
The Lakes join Mission Flight Services
We are delighted to have Jon & Jo Lake join Mission Flight Services from the United Kingdom. Jon is serving as pilot and aircraft mechanic and Jo is a mid-wife meeting a great need in the hospital. You can find out more about the Lakes by watching this video.
Medivac for 2 day old baby
Today we were able to help the Hospital with an urgent medical flight to Ndola, 2.5-hour flight. This baby, born with some birth defects, needs further investigations & possible bowel surgery. Kalene Hospital and Mission Flight Services share in the cost of these emergency medical charter flights, looking to the […]
Mission Flight Services – our story
February marks the 23rd anniversary of Mission Flight Services. We are grateful for God’s faithfulness through more than 10,000 hours of flying. This is a video we created to celebrate our 20th anniversary in 2013.
Come Fly With Us
We’ve put together a little video to show you what it is like to fly with us. We hope you enjoy it.