Locals Light up Remote Peruvian Airstrip for Emergency Night-flight

Locals Light up Remote Peruvian Airstrip for Emergency Night-flight

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airplane prop at night-BBCvidThey came on their motor scooters by the hundreds.

The community of Contamana – a remote town in eastern Peru – came out in force on Wednesday when their local airstrip needed lighting for an emergency medical night-flight.

The residents lined their vehicles up alongside the tarmac allowing a charter plane carrying three patients to take off.

(WATCH the video below from BBC News)

Thanks to Andrew N. for submitting the link from the UK!

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