Story by Ann Hallett, Director of Nursing & Midwifery Services at the Enga Baptist Health Services at Kompiam District Hospital. Photos by Ann Hallett (AH) and Mandy Glass (MG)   Thank you to MAF for being so willing to partner with Kompiam District Hospital to make outreach visits to the remotest parts of Papua New […]

Story Mandy Glass. Photos Mathias Glass (MSG), Mandy Glass (MG) and Tony and Lynn Fry (TLF) Flourishing Trade Stores The airstrip at Simbai serves more than 25.000 people and marks the centre of the Simbai station. You might want to call it CBD, the central business district. However, most of the people live a long […]

Story Mandy Glass. Photos Mathias Glass (MSG), Mandy Glass (MG) and Tony and Lynn Fry (TLF) People’s Lives totally depend on Coffee Vincent Kaniemba, a local from Simbai, has the vision to secure the future of Simbai’s many coffee farmers and to improve their income. A few years ago, the trained accountant with a degree […]

Story by Mandy Glass. Photos Michael Duncalfe (MD), Mathias Glass (MSG), Mandy Glass (MG) and Tony and Lynn Fry (TLF)   Simbai is a village only accessible by air. Our MAF aircraft frequently provide flights for cargo and passengers, serving an estimated population of more than 25,000 people through this one airstrip. Recently, three of […]