Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

UMCOR Aviation Project

UMCOR Aviation Project

Advance #3019626

#3019626 - Replacing and refurbishing aircraft used in UMC ministry and mission

Annual Goal:$1,700,000.00
Location: Congo, (Democratic Republic) Africa
Partner:General Board of Global Ministries

Describe the need affecting constituents.

Aging and inefficient aircraft need to be replaced in order to continue and expand ministries on the African continent.

Describe the purpose of the project.

Replacing and refurbishing aircraft used in UMC ministry and mission.

Describe the primary goal of the project.

To make the first replacement aircraft operational in 2020 or before.

Budget and Financial Information


Annual Advance Financial Goal
Local Financial Support


Cessna 208 B Grand Caravan
Modifications to Meet the Demands of the United Me
Flight Training for the Aircraft
Maintenance Training for the Aircraft
Spare Parts and Equipment for the Aircraft
Ferry Flight/Outfitting
Import Duty
Licence and Registration
Other Miscellaneous Fees, e.g., Legal Fees

Project Contact

General Board of Global Ministries

Global Ministries Contact

Yollande S. Yambo
(404) 460-7105