Tech Spot: Drones and overcoming distance September 12, 2020

Welcome to the fourth post in our Tech Spot series! Click here for the previous post and here for the series explainer. One of the technologies we use in our work with partners is drones. How do they work, and why do we use them? Read on to find out. HFA drone flight in 2015 Where and why do you use drones? Drones can be useful in many situations. Agile hexcopters might be used for short flights to test equipment, or...

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Tech Spot – Balloons and Satellites August 29, 2020

Welcome to the third post in our Tech Spot series! Click here for the previous post and here for the series explainer. You may have seen the whiteboard animation on our website or Facebook homepage (if you haven’t, check it out!) with a little balloon floating over barbed wire fences to deliver Bibles – but what kind of balloons do we actually use? Not the regular birthday kind, for sure! Read on to know more. Image captured during...

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Tech Spot – Audio Bibles (part 2 of 2) August 22, 2020

Welcome to the second post in our Tech Spot series! Click here for the previous post, and here for the series explainer. Audio Bibles may not always be obvious – hidden audio Bibles are one of the more ingenious ways to ensure people can access Scripture in places that are politically or culturally hostile to Christianity. Treasure hidden in jars of clay. [image created with Canva; jar icon by Oleksandr Panasovskyi with the Noun...

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Tech Spot blog series explainer August 14, 2020

An engineer's desk - plans and possibilities! (image source: RAEng on Unsplash) We're starting a new 10-part blog series! Read all about it below: Talking about tech At HFA, we often get asked, "What kind of technology and aviation are you using in reaching the unreached?" The short answer is: a lot of different things! The longer answer is a bit more complicated, but very exciting, and it's part of what this new blog series aims to...

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