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Air operations - Optimisation of humanitarian flights

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In this month of November, Aviation Without Borders will optimise humanitarian flights in support of Dr MUKWEGE's various teams that intervene in the holistic care (medical, socio-economic, legal and psychological) of victims of rape used as a weapon of war.

« What is flight optimisation? »

Optimising a flight means organising it in such a way that it can combine several actions or missions while reducing the flight time, and therefore also the carbon footprint and costs. The same multi-destination flight will be shared between different teams, victims referred to Panzi Hospital, survivors returning home after being treated at Panzi, and medicine cargo. This will ensure that there is a maximum number of passengers and equipment between each destination.

It is above all the extraordinary coordination between the different departments of Dr MUKWEGE that allows this optimisation, the fruit of a relationship of trust between Aviation Sans Frontières and the PANZI Foundation.

✈️ 8 November, the first flight to drop off teams