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JAARS Aviation Training…

After morning devotions and flight briefings, three aircraft. JAARS training staff, and orientees preparing for worldwide mission service headed to the North Carolina mountains for…

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Solar Power Systems…

Putting together the platform for solar panels Setting the platform in place Setting up the equipment Solar power system components Connected Setting up the equipment…

Roviana-language Bible
Roviana Bible Dedication…

In 1902 the Roviana were the first to accept Christianity in the Solomon Islands. The Roviana New Testament was completed in 1995. On May 23,…

R66 Bound for…

Helicopter pilot Jeff Johnson, JAARS President Woody McLendon, and chief pilot Bruce Powell are in Wichita, Kansas to take delivery of the nearly new R66…

The runway cutting crew: Andrew Tieman, Steve Bevelhymer, Scott Musselman, Mike Bunn, B.J. Diggins
Cutting for Clearance

Chief Pilot Bruce Powell cutting trees Instructor Pilot Mike Bunn cutting trees Runway width cut back; now there’s proper clearance for the PC-6. The runway…

Bible Bounty Bound…

This truckload of New Testaments in the Paama & S.E. Ambrym languages is bound for the island communities in Vanuatu where they’ll be celebrated on…

Training to Serve…

Bryan Jones will soon face challenges flying with our partner SIL in Papua New Guinea (PNG). Bryan’s role—one he has sought for years—will be to…

New 4WD Vehicle…

What a joy to share that a new Toyota Hilux 4WD vehicle was delivered earlier this week to BTA, our translation partner in Papua New…

Turbine Helicopter for…

We’re excited to announce that we’ve closed on the purchase of an almost new Robinson R66 turbine helicopter for service in northwest Cameroon. The R66…