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Mission Central Newsletter | July 2019

Angel Flight Log   STORIES FROM THE SOUTH CENTRAL SKIES   AFSC Featured on KVIA-TV The husband of one of our regular passengers was so moved by the impact that Angel Flight has had on his and his wife's life, that he contacted his local TV station in El Paso to do a story ... WATCH THE VIDEO   Love...

Mission Central Newsletter | June 2019

Angel Flight Log   STORIES FROM THE SOUTH CENTRAL SKIES Going with Grace Dr. John Gill, who's been flying with us since 2013, reflects on what it's like to befriend and lose a passenger to cancer after flying her 27 times ... READ MORE   Transponder   QUICK UPDATES FROM AFSC HQ New NE Texas Wing Leader:...

Mission Central Newsletter | May 2019

Angel Flight Log STORIES FROM THE SOUTH CENTRAL SKIES   “Retired from Practice, But Still a Doctor at Heart” Dr. Jack Blackshear may no longer practice full time as a gastroenterologist, but he's still caring for patients in his own way.... READ MORE Transponder QUICK UPDATES FROM AFSC...

Mission Central Newsletter | April 2019

Angel Flight Log STORIES FROM THE SOUTH CENTRAL SKIES From Car Mechanic to CEO & Command Pilot Don Carruth hasn’t always flown high. He left school after the tenth grade and spent the early part of his career as a Volkswagen mechanic in Midland, Texas. In 1969, his boss, Richard Stovall, introduced Don to flying. Don...

Mission Central Newsletter | March 2019

Mission Central March 2019 MISSION CENTRAL  |  MARCH 2019 The monthly newsletter for members of Angel Flight South Central Angel Flight Log STORIES FROM THE SOUTH CENTRAL SKIES Celebrating 300 Missions with the Organization That Pushed Him to Fly Scott Young had long dreamed of learning to fly and owning his own...

Mission Central Newsletter | February 2019

Angel Flight Log STORIES FROM THE SOUTH CENTRAL SKIES After Years Serving Others, Rudy Moreno Receives Much-Needed Care from Angel Flight Rudy Moreno (pictured above, center) has spent his whole career taking care of others. When he learned in summer 2018 that he had stage-four Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, he learned what it was like to be...

Mission Central Newsletter | Dec 2018-Jan 2019

Angel Flight Log STORIES FROM THE SOUTH CENTRAL SKIES A bird's-eye view of 2018 Happy New Year, everyone! As we launch into 2019, we wanted to review some of our stats and achievements over the past year. Among the highlights this year: Air Charity Network's induction into the International Air & Space Hall of Fame....

Mission Central Newsletter | November 2018

Angel Flight Log STORIES FROM THE SOUTH CENTRAL SKIES From skydiving photographer to Angel Flight pilot Mike Sisemore has been an adventurous pilot for nearly 50 years, filming skydiving world records and flying to remote destinations for camping with his wife, Pat. Several bouts with cancer led the Sisemores and their trusty...

Mission Central Newsletter | October 2018

"Thank you for helping to save his life" When your 72-year-old husband learns he has stage 4 cancer and you have to travel nearly 900 miles for treatment, there are many emotional and logistical hurdles suddenly in your path. Anne Gonzales had at least one of those hurdles removed when she found Angel Flight.... READ ANNE'S...

Mission Central Newsletter | September 2018

Young Pilot Earns Unexpected Flight Time through Angel Flight Twenty-one-year-old Paulo Claudio may not have had the flying experience he expected to have by this point, but he keeps a delightfully positive attitude about it all the same. Paulo has dreamed of becoming an airline pilot since he was three, but as he neared his college...