Flight Challenge

By Willow Willpower

Arrival in Gao

That was my last flight with Anaïs. I am really sad. It has been “only” 10 days, but I experienced so much with her. She is really a courageous woman pilot who did everything for giving me the opportunity to know more about her job, all these different planes of the French Air Force and…

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By Willow Willpower

Too hot here!

That is my eighth flight with Anaïs already: Three countries, six spots, 9,297 kilometres! In only one week!!! Even though I am pretty used to the flights with Casa by now, it’s pretty rough today. Not only the flight itself, but also the ambiance. Something is different. We fly directly from Aguellal (Niger) to Mali,…

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By Willow Willpower

In nowhere land…

What did I say in Faya? That it would be isolated and be the “real desert life”. Well, I haven’t been to Aguellal. Also famous of being in the “middle of nothing” – and this says everything. There is nothing, nothing other than sand, sand and – yes, you guess it – sand! It’s unbelievable…

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