Providing assistance for the United Methodist Aviation Ministries flight programs.
Describe the need affecting community
How will this Advance project help to address the need?
This Advance Special project is designed to promote professionalism within the United Methodist aviation programs (currently active in the Democratic Rep. of the Congo and temporarily inactive in Nigeria) and their interaction with the larger worldwide aviation community. The UM aviation programs will be supplying the staff, aircraft and equipment while volunteers will lend their expertise, skills and resources.
Describe the primary goal of the project
To enable the Aviation Resource Department to support the work of the UM aviation programs by providing on a yearly basis: a.) Flight refresher training. b.) Technical and safety training. c.) Hangar supplies and equipment. d.) Promotional materials and opportunities. e.) Technical advice. d.) Purchasing services for spare parts and equipment.