OUR VALUES DEFINE EVERYTHING WE DO.

Our values structure our daily professional approach and have invested our work with meaning and purpose for over 70 years.

EXCELLENCE

We value integrity, professionalism, safety and competence in all areas and believe that all our work should honour and glorify Christ.

CARE

We value the personal and spiritual wellbeing of our people. We respect, care and pray for one another.

WITNESS

We value Christ-like behaviour in the way we work and relate to one another and to those we serve. We have respect and care for all people and have compassion for those in need. We are sensitive to cultural differences and have a servant attitude.

STEWARDSHIP

We value the wise use of our resources and carefully balance the benefits of investments with the costs involved.We value Christ-like behaviour in the way we work and relate to one another and to those we serve. We have respect and care for all people and have compassion for those in need. We are sensitive to cultural differences and have a servant attitude

IMPACT

We value ministry that transforms lives and multiplies the effectiveness of those we serve, seizing opportunities to serve the living God in a fast-changing world.

PARTNERSHIP

We value the strength and diversity that co-operation and collaboration bring and partner with those who share our beliefs and values.

BE INSPIRED

A Bold New Vision

Great news! We have made the first step towards purchasing a hangar at Tauranga airport, which will be developed into the Kendon-Strong MAF Centre! In response to the urgent global need, theRead more

WE’RE COMING TO HAMILTON!

We would love to see you on Sunday 18 October, any time between 1.00 pm - 4.00pm, at Waikato Aviation, Steele Road, Hamilton Airport. See the MAF New Zealand aircraft that flew overseas for 30 yearRead more

The Humble Hero

Greeting Trevor Strong is like meeting a long lost friend. His warmth and graciousness are the first things I notice as I shake hands with one of the men who, in the midst of the horrors of WWII,Read more

You're Invited To Our 75th Celebration!

Mark Fox, MAF New Zealand CEO, extends a personal invitation to you to join us as we celebrate the 75th Anniversary of MAF. With just over two months before this special event, scheduled for 6-8Read more

Special MAF Event - POSTPONED

You are invited to a special MAF evening with guest speaker William Nicol. In 1998 William and his wife Meryl left New Zealand to join MAF in Africa as a pilot. More recently they have been based inRead more

High Impact Flights!

Tod Aebischer, Country Director in PNG, recently flew from the “remote—to the really remote” to see first-hand the difference even one MAF flight can make on a community. Despite the heat andRead more

75th Celebrations

In 2020, MAF around the world celebrates 75 years since New Zealander Murray Kendon’s vision for using light aircraft to enable missions became a reality. Seventy-five years later, we are stillRead more

Together We Learn

My name is Harriëtte Knigge and at the beginning of March, I flew to Moropote, in a remote part of PNG, with a friend Caroline Wälde, to give a trauma healing course. In typical Moropote tradition,Read more

Achieving the Engineering Dream!

Have you ever thought of becoming an engineer for Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF)? Dan Perrett has just completed his apprenticeship in Engineering (Cert IV in Aero skills - Avionics) throughRead more

Strategically Placed for the Battle Against COVID-19

For the past 75 years, MAF’s goal has always been the same—to overcome the barriers that keep people isolated from the help they need. Today, that barrier is COVID-19. Our regular flights haveRead more

An Update From Mark Fox

As events unfold regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, Mark Fox (MAF NZ CEO) shares up to date information about how the virus is impacting MAF’s ministry, both here in New Zealand and around the world.Read more

From the First Day Until Now

“From the First Day Until Now” is a video specially produced as part of MAF’s celebration of 75 years of “Flying for Life”. It shows how one man’s life was changed—and how his life thenRead more