Every June, JAARS Aviation Training takes new mission aviators to the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina to practice mountain operations. This training experience is a critical part of developing the skills necessary to take God’s Word to the remote and hard-to-reach places of the world. During Mountain Week, orientees and instructors land and take off from four different grass airstrips, each of which sharpens the pilots’ skills in unique ways:
It amazing to see the impact that Cam's faith has had on the world!!
What a man you had for a daddy. You were one blessed child.
Earlier this year, YAJASI pilot Brad McFarlane, his wife, Susan, and others flew to the village of Kosarek to celebrate with the local people the 50th anniversary of the first outside contact with missionaries. They also hiked to the site of a monument erected to commemorate the event. Photo by Michael Brown. See more about the celebration and more pictures here: ... See MoreSee Less
Pigs. Grunts. Little squeals. Swooshing grass skirts. I stuck my head out the window from the translator’s house into the cool mountain air. Fancy headdresses. Colorful feathers. Beads. Grass skirts...