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New Instructor Team

Sep 24, 2016   //   by DavidYoung   //   Club News, News

A bit of a bad hair day!  Well it was too windy to fly so an opportunity to picture DY with instructors Chris Glover, left, and Mark Hayter.  Chris has been an AFI on three axis here at KFC for a year and will upgrade to FI soon. Mark has recently joined the team and he has over 5,000 hours experience and is a ground examiner. 

Solo At 16!

Nov 10, 2014   //   by Tom Hay   //   Club News, First Solo Flights!

Congratulations to Joe West (our youngest student pilot) on completing his first solo! Pictured with QFI Tom and his Dad Paul!

Qualified Pilot Josh Wilson Completes Conversion To C42!

Aug 4, 2014   //   by Tom Hay   //   Club News, First Solo Flights!

Josh has just completed his conversion onto the c42 with a solo! Josh used to fly the AX2000 and has now moved onto bigger and more powerful machines!

Mark Warren Completes His Differences Training!

Jul 28, 2014   //   by Tom Hay   //   Club News, GST Passes!

Congratulations to Mark for completing his differences training on the C42! Mark passed with a cracking solo to finish it all off!

AFI Tom Hay Passes His Flying Instructor Test

Mar 1, 2014   //   by Tom Hay   //   Club News

Our very own Assistant Flying Instructor Tom Hay passed his Flying Instructor test with Flying Instructor Examiner Paul Dewhurst today!

Merry Christmas

Dec 23, 2013   //   by Tom Hay   //   Club News

We would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We look forward to seeing you all in 2014!

Our New(ish) Quantum Flies

Dec 19, 2013   //   by Tom Hay   //   Club News

G-BZSS took to the skies today on it’s permit check flight with Mike Oakley. BZSS will be replacing our flexwing workhorse BYFF, we look forward to many hours of  fun flying her!

Airport Out Of Hours Indemnity Forms 2014

Dec 10, 2013   //   by Tom Hay   //   Club News

Please download, fill out and send back to the tower this years out of hours indemnity form. Remember you won’t be able to operate on the airport when they are unlicensed if you haven’t signed one.

David and Tom Met Lord Digby Jones

Dec 2, 2013   //   by Tom Hay   //   Club News

David and Tom met Lord Digby Jones at this years The Flying Show at the NEC. Lord Digby Jones is a patron for the British Antarctic Microlight Expedition.

Another Great NEC Show

Dec 2, 2013   //   by Tom Hay   //   Club News

This year was the busiest yet, lots of new aircraft coming to the market soon!