During the Batman Incorporated story, Batman recruited helpers from all of the world to help him take down the evil Leviathan.
One such person was David Zavimbe, who became the first Batwing. Zavimbe is from a small country in Africa that is embroiled in war, as Batwing he tried to stop this. Through his time as Batwing he fight with skill worthy of the bat-title. But after a devastating blow to the Justice League International, he resigned.