The Hounorable Company of Aiprilots awards Sqn Leader Mike Ling the Masters Commendation for commendable achievement in aviation. Sqn Ldr Ling grew up in Biggin Hill in Kent where his dream of flying with the Red Arrows first began, after seeing them display every year at the Biggin Hill Air Fair. Mike was educated at
The momentous flight with a few RAFFCA Pilot’s on board, going by the term GB-NZ is due to set off this weekend, Saturday the 13th October as a RAF 100 endeavour. Departure will be from the former RAF East Kirkby (Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre). There will be a quick speech at 1030L with the Eurofox Aircraft
A wonderful day at RAFFCA as The RAF Charitable Trust & The RAF Flying Clubs’ Association are delighted to announce that 10 personnel, selected from the 2018 Junior Rank Pilot Scholarship Scheme (JRPSS) intakes, have been awarded a JRPSS Top-Up-Scheme (TUS) Grant to fund their full Pilot’s Licence. After receiving an initial scholarship this year through
The late Tony Ayre’s beloved Pitts S2AE aircraft at RIAT 18 | Spirit of Ayre The incredible Pitts S2AE Aircraft in memory of the late Tony Ayre was revealed, assembled and painted to his Mother “Joan” at the Royal International Air Tattoo 2018, Fairford, UK. http://www.airtattoo.com We are very proud to have been able to
We are happy to announce that the 2018 RAFFCA Aerobatic Competition will be held on Saturday 1st September 2018 at RAF Scampton. The competition will again be run as a British Aerobatics ‘Beginners Day’. No aerobatic experience is needed, although competitors are normally required to hold a current licence (LAPL(A), or PPL with SEP Rating).