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23 Apr 2024
Imagine the Relief
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25 May 2024
MAF at Big Church Festival
Event date: 25 & 26 May 2024 Join us in the Exhibition Area to connect with the MAF UK recruitment team and delve deeper into opportunities to work abroad with us. We are actively seeking dedicated Christians to fill various roles such as aircraft engineers, seasoned pilots, aviation operations managers, educators, accountants, HR professionals, IT specialists, and more. Whether you're just starting to consider overseas service or have long harboured a desire for mission work, we eagerly await the chance to meet with you face-to-face! If you're attending the Big Church Festival, make sure to seek us out! Kindly inform us of your attendance by registering below or by dropping us an e-mail at hr@maf-uk.org. Please feel free to share this invitation with anyone you believe might be interested!
campaign
15 Apr 2024
Happy Trails
John was left for dead with serious knife wounds (credit: Andrew Yalbai)
News
09 Apr 2024
‘I was a dead man, but you saved my life’ – MAF medevacs John in PNG
In February, John was walking home in Simbu Province in PNG’s Highlands, when a gang violently robbed him at knifepoint. Left for dead, with his cries drowned out by the nearby Waghi River, it was a while before he was found and MAF was alerted. MAF’s speedy medevac saved his life – without it, he would have bled to death. (more…)
Pilot Ulrich Muller joined MAF in 2018 (credit: Rachel Gwole)
News
20 Mar 2024
Teacher told Ulrich he wouldn’t amount to much – look at him now!
As a boy, Ulrich Muller dreamt of becoming a pilot, but a cruel teacher laughed in his face and called him ‘too stupid’ to fly a plane. Crushed, Ulrich became a lorry driver, but God had other plans. Ulrich tells MAF’s Rachel Gwole how his dream finally came true (more…)
The last Puma Energy fuel stocks will keep MAF PNG going until April 2024 (credit: Mandy Glass)
News
10 Mar 2024
MAF’s biggest programme increases fares due to fuel cuts
A 15% fuel surcharge with effect from 11 March 2024 will be added to MAF PNG’s seat fares and charters, given the ongoing shortage of JetA1 fuel across Papua New Guinea. MAF is importing fuel from New Zealand, which is incurring additional costs. This follows recent outbreaks of violence, with Prime Minister James Marape facing a vote of no confidence (more…)
Meet MAF partner Dr Aja Paul Kuol – South Sudan’s first ever female eye surgeon (credit: Jenny Davies)
News
08 Mar 2024
MAF enables first South Sudanese female eye surgeon to restore sight
On 13 March, MAF will fly Dr Aja Paul Kuol – an eye surgeon and president of South Sudan’s Ophthalmic Association - to Yuai in eastern South Sudan. Dr Aja and the team will operate on hundreds of isolated people who’ve been blind for years because they’ve got no access to affordable healthcare. Dr Aja tells MAF’s Jenny Davies why she partners with MAF (more…)
Children benefit from the feeding programme at Akigyeno School (credit: Damalie Hirwa)
News
01 Mar 2024
MAF supports school feeding programme in Karamoja, Uganda
Karamoja’s annual ‘lean season’ is underway – a period marked with little rainfall and dwindling food supplies. As per the UN, this region has some of the highest rates of poverty and malnutrition in the world. In response, ‘Ezekiel 37 Ministry’ feeds children at Karamoja’s Akigyeno School. Ministry director Rebecca Sekamanya tells MAF’s Damalie Hirwa why flying with MAF transforms her work (more…)
James meets 102-year-old MAF co-founder Jack Hemmings AFC (credit: Simon Dunsmore)
event
27 Jun 2024
Future Pilot Programme Information Event
Book your spot for our Future Pilot Event! MAF UK is calling for all interested applicants to register for the Future Pilot Training Scheme Information Event. Come and find out more about the scheme, who it’s for, what things are covered, and how you can apply. This event is an online event, so you can attend from the comfort of your home. Book your spot now and we will email you with further details. We look forward to meeting you. You can find out more information about the scheme here. In the meantime, if you have any questions or need to speak to one of the team, please email us at hr@maf-uk.org.
MAF engineer performing maintenance operations
event
21 Sep 2024
Explore Day
Come and hear MAF staff and guest speakers talk about what inspired them to serve overseas with MAF At MAF, we believe nothing should stop people from receiving the love of God and the essentials of life – no matter how remote they are. Our vision is 'to see isolated people changed by the love of Christ.' We use aviation and technology, because in many places those are the only ways to reach isolated people in need.   You are Invited This is an in person event for those who may be interested in serving with MAF overseas. Whether you are a pilot, engineer, teacher, accountant, or a manager we are excited to invite you to join us.  Whether you have just started thinking about service overseas or you’ve had mission on your mind for a while we would love to meet you in person!   Event details This FREE event will take place on Saturday 21 September 2024, running from 10:00 - 15:00 at a venue which will soon be confirmed. For catering reasons, please register by clicking the button below or by emailing us your details.   Register Now Please register below.   If you have any further queries or questions, please email us at hr@maf-uk.org. We would love for you to pass this on to anyone you know who could be interested! We hope to see you there!
News
26 Feb 2024
New podcast Ep.6 – What does it take to become a MAF pilot?
21-year-old James Gullett – MAF UK’s youngest pilot – has just graduated from MAF’s Future Pilot Programme – a new scheme, which supports upcoming British mission pilots with the cost of their training. James and Marco Koffeman – Director of the Mission Aviation Training Centre where James completed his training – share their highs and lows of learning to fly.
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