Monthly Archives: January 2012

Captain’s Log-27 January 2012- Shoulder Shot

Getting a call to pick up a man who has been shot always sparks speculation as to how such a thing has happened, and this time was no exception. Especially because of the area it was in.  There have been … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log-21 January 2012- Beautiful Day Over the Forest

Cruising over the Ituri in the fresh morning air I could smell the forest below.  It was reminiscent of frangipani or something sweet like that.  I couldn’t put my finger on it.  But  while looking at every shade of green … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log-15 January 2012-Back in the Saddle Again

As I cruised over the thick vegetation of the Ituri forest and the beautifully manicured Epulu airstrip, hiding its’ bounding bumpy surface, came into sight, I was struck again that I am just made for this job.  I love it.  … Continue reading

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