MAF PNG re-opened the Telefomin base in November 2016 with a Twin Otter programme. Pilot Richie Axon, with his family, have been based at Telefomin since then and the family loves it there! However, since March this year MAF has been struggling to keep this busy Twin Otter base staffed due to pilot families dealing […]

More than Essays – Insights into a Community Depending on their Airstrip In preparation for this year’s exam, Glenda gave her 10th-graders the topic “If Aeroplanes Had Never Come“. Printed below are two complete essays and a few more quotes from other students about what life in their valley would be like if aeroplanes had […]

Only Accessible by Air – Building an Airstrip in the early 1960-ies   “And this gospel of the kingdom will be preached in the whole world as a testimony to all nations, and then the end will come.“ (Matthew 24:14 NIV) Reading about Jesus telling His disciples about the day of his triumphant return, we […]