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 in 2002, Simon and his family were based in Kampala, Uganda, where he filled different pilot and safety roles over the 14 years they were there, including Safety Manager, Acting Chief Pilot and Check Pilot. As a Standardisation Instructor here in Mareeba, Simon will be preparing existing pilots for service with MAF.