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USA

USA: MAF already in place with emergency communications

Bulletin #1 -- Sep 2, 2005 -- 8:00 am The wife of a local MAF staff member has established an emergency, wireless internet communication center in Auburn, Alabama . Since Thursday, the center has...

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USA

USA: MAF plans underway for satellite communications grid

Bulletin #2 -- Sep 2, 2005 -- 3:00 pm Plans are in effect to acquire and install 10 or more VSAT communication systems to assist agencies coordinating relief in the disaster zone. This effort mirrors...

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Indonesia

Indonesia Tsunami Relief Update 5 Mar 2005

During January and February 2005, you've helped some 60,000 victims through MAF. Because of your compassion and generosity, MAF was able to... Conduct 1,114 relief flights Transport 387,743 lbs. of...

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Indonesia

Relief Supplies Bottleneck - MAF Needed

(Extract) The situation is urgent and grave-so I'm sending this letter the fastest way possible. You are no doubt fully informed about the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia. It is...

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Indonesia

Indonesia tsunami disaster relief - 8 Jan 2005

A team of computer and communications specialists began departing today from California, headed for Sumatra. They plan to install two VSAT systems in northern Sumatra to aid in coordination of the...

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Indonesia

Indonesia tsunami disaster relief - Field update 6 Jan 2005

Aceh, Indonesia - Meulaboh is closer to the earthquake epicenter than Banda Aceh is. The devastation there is nearly total. - An amphibinan Beaver aircraft is on its way to Meulaboh from a region of...

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Mozambique

The fast one comes to Mozambique

Mozambique emerged devastated from centuries of colonial neglect and three decades of civil war. In 1995 it ranked as the poorest nation on the planet. Only 42% of its 20 million people can read...

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DR Congo

DRC: MAF evacuates hundreds from war zone

May 16, 2003 - Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo Violent fighting between rival tribes in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has killed hundreds of people and driven tens of thousands away from...

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