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 […]

Kompiam Rural Hospital, operating under the Enga Baptist Health Services, provides much needed health services to the people in the rugged mountains of the Kompiam/Ambun District. Additionally, the hospital oversees and supports 9 health centres which can only be accessed by a plane or by strenuous long-hour hikes through dense jungle on narrow paths up […]