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Harrison Ford Flies Private Jet for Haiti Relief Support

February 13, 2010 (4:28 am) GMT
Joining John Travolta and Ludacris who lent their planes for Haiti relief effort, Harrison Ford flies a private jet to the earthquake ravaged nation.

has become the latest celebrity to fly a private jet to Haiti in a mercy mission to help survivors of the January earthquake. The "Star Wars" actor flew his Cessna 208 Caravan aircraft to the Caribbean country last weekend in support of Operation Smile, a charity medical service organization.

Ford transported 20 volunteers, including surgeons, an anesthetist and nurses, as well as medical supplies to the nation, which was hit by the devastating tremor on January 12. He says, "This is not about me, it is just about doing what I can to help Operation Smile and the people of Haiti."

Ford is not the only celebrity to lend his plane to the relief effort - flew a jet on two mercy missions to Haiti in January and rapper let a pilot use his private plane to deliver medical supplies to the country.

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