An Extra “Hand”

Tom Beekman, the aviation standards coordinator at JAARS, has gotten to know the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport well this last year. He made six trips…

The Boat of…

In 1976, Bill and Sandra Callister and their two young children left Australia to live and work in Papua New Guinea (PNG). They felt called…

The Best Makeover

Sassy the Cessna here. I’ve recently received the best makeover—possibly of my life—and I feel like a whole new plane, ready to help spread the…

Cheaper by the…

THE PROBLEM YAJASI, our aviation partner in Papua, Indonesia, had a problem. Rock guards installed on the main mounts of their Pilatus Porter aircraft were…

There is Joy

An ocean separates Mary McLendon and Kividi Kikama from the rest of their translation team. Mary and Kividi, who live in North Carolina, work on…

Students Again

Rob Peterson and Jeff Johnson are experienced JAARS pilots who have flown extensively for JAARS and on overseas assignments. Even so, Rob and Jeff, along…

Only Sixty-Six

Some people say that every new language is a new people, even if only 66 people speak that language. Cliff Davis would love to introduce…

Just Part of…

Richard and Nina DeVreese will begin serving in Guatemala with our partner Paradise Bound Ministries this year. Richard will be a pilot, and Nina will…