The union is currently tied to a process of mandatory dialogue with the company, but concerns remain that the airline is not engaging in good faith. The ITF civil aviation secretary, Gabriel Mocho Rodriguez, has written to Air Niugini’s managing director expressing support for NAEA and demanding that he resolves the dispute swiftly and fairly.

We are asking all ITF civil aviation affiliates to send messages of solidarity to NAEA. Please send written statements, photos or videos to


Internationale Transportarbeiter-Föderation (ITF)