25 Jul

Michael Vogel joined our team of flight instructors in early 2017 and is a casual instructor at the training centre. He has been a pilot with MAF since 2007, first serving in the Arnhem Land programme for three years and then as DHC-6 and C208 Captain in Papua New Guinea for almost seven years. Originally from […]

Simon Wunderli is a Standardisation Instructor and joined our team of instructors at the end of 2016. Born in Papua New Guinea into a missionary family, Simon is actually Swiss in nationality. He trained at Moody Aviation in America as an aircraft mechanic and pilot, and Simon has used both skills during his working career. Joining MAF […]

25 Jul

Andy Little is an Australian pilot who joined our team of flight instructors in mid-2017. Since completing his Commercial Pilot’s Licence back in 2007, Andy has gained many hours of both flying and training experience which he brings to his role here. Andy has previously worked as a flight instructor at ACMA (the Australian Centre […]

Since the end of 2016, we have added not one, not two but three new flight instructors to our team here in Mareeba. All three pilots have years of experience serving with MAF across programmes in Uganda, Papua New Guinea and Arnhem Land and now they will be combining their wealth of expertise with our existing […]

While we now have an established training centre here in Mareeba (Far North Queensland), MAF is also hoping to reopen the flight training centre in Papua New Guinea (PNG) in the near future. There will then effectively be one training facility on this side of the world, with two campuses. The courses will run slightly differently but […]