The total trip was 2200 miles (3500Km). The white line on the map below is the length of the UK.
|Arrival after 11 hours of travel|
The Schumann's have had no running water in all the years they have lived there. Paul re-wired a water pump...
|Up to four apparently.|
|Mad dogs and Englishmen...|
|No wonder his bikes don't do so well!|
To drive would take over 6 hours, by Cessna 310, a mere 40 minutes.
|Our welcoming committee was comprised maily of local kids.|
But not before traveling out to the bush to see some of their work.
One was way out on a dirt road - did we say road, that might be a bit kind. The whole village gathered under a huge tree.
|Note the dodgy switch and exposed wires by the shower head - circled.|
|The aircraft was made in 1948|
So, as quick as it came a week full of activity was over, leaving only a 5 hour/950 mile flight to get home. Plenty of time to look back and contemplate what was accomplished and look forward to how we can help serve in the future.
Mercy Air team