Story by Linda Andresen. Photos Linda Andresen (LA), Andrea Rominger (AR), Camy Thomas (CT), Mandy Glass (MG) When you come new to the PNG-program, the first thing you have to do is to learn Tok Pisin, the most common language of PNG’s 800 plus different languages. Some weeks ago, we went to Kompiam to do […]

“Flying airplanes to grassy, short and steep airstrips,“ is what probably most people answer to the question “What does a MAF pilot do?” Well, this is true, but there is much more to it. The attached story draws a more detailed picture on the day to day work our pilots do and the impact their […]

MAF is pleased to have partnered with Barrick Niugini Ltd to deliver subsidised air transport to remote and isolated people in Enga province. Noting the high costs of remote area aviation services, BNL has provided funding to allow for up to a year of significant price reductions for travel to and from the rural airstrips […]

The Swiss pilot couple, Joël and Andrea Rominger, spent one week at Wewak for Joël to observe flying operations in the Sepik Provinces. Here, Andrea shares her experience of her flight back to Mt Hagen: On Tuesday, 28 May 2019, I thought we would be flying back from Wewak smoothly with one stop at Maramuni […]