Monday, June 17, 2024

Antonov flies Cyclone Idai aid to Mozambique

Antonov Airlines has flown aid and personnel from Chalons Vatry Airport, France to Beira, Mozambique to assist with Cyclone Idai humanitarian efforts. An Antonov AN-124-100 carried 65 tonnes of relief supplies as well as logistics staff from aid organisations to support disaster relief efforts. The cargo included malaria treatments, five water purification stations and over […]

Disaster Response Team end Cyclone Idai mission

Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL)’s Disaster Response Team have ended their first deployment in Africa having handled nearly 800 tonnes of Cyclone Idai aid. The last team members left Beira, Mozambique on 12 April having processed the humanitarian aid from approximately 50 aircraft for distribution to those affected by the disaster. Cyclone Idai made landfall […]

ACS flies 500 tonnes of Cyclone Idai aid

Air Charter Service has chartered aircraft to transport 500 tonnes of humanitarian aid, as well as doctors to Mozambique following Cyclone Idai. The cyclone swept through Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe in March, leaving at least 700 people dead and three million people in need of humanitarian assistance. Since then, Air Charter Service has worked tirelessly […]

National Airlines flies Cyclone Idai aid to Mozambique

National Airlines has flown a Boeing 747-400 Freighter to Cyclone Idai-affected Mozambique with 70 tonnes of relief materials from the Canadian Red Cross Society. Cyclone Idai struck Mozambique on 14 March, killing and displacing thousands of people and causing widespread damage. The 747-400 flew from Toronto, Canada and Amsterdam, the Netherlands following a request from […]