Man must rise above the Earth-to the top of the atmosphere and beyond-for only thus will he fully understand the world in which he lives.Socrates
Steve has been flying since 1999 and has always had the dream of having his own flying club. Steve bought the club in November 2013 along with his wife, Alison.
Steve instructs for CPL, Instructor, PPL, LAPL, IMC and night and is an examiner for PPL, LAPL and IMC.
Alison bought the club along with Steve and her role is to make sure Steve flies as much as possible! Alison assists with the running of Blackbushe Aviation in partnership with the Operations team.
Ian is our operations manager. He has lots of experience flying helicopters for the army and the air ambulance.
Alex is a member of our operations team and now holds a PPL after doing his training here with us.
Steve conducts our aerobatic trial lessons and aeros courses. Steve has been instructing at Blackbushe Aviation from before it was called Blackbushe Aviation! Steve has a great deal of experience as an aerobatic pilot and instructor and loves turning people upside down.
Professor Mike Bagshaw, or plain Mike, as we call him, is an instructor and examiner with a vast and varied aviation history. Mike has been a test pilot, medical examiner and instructor/examiner and has flown every conceivable aircraft one could imagine.
Harry did his Instructor training with us here at Blackbushe Aviation and his enthusiasm and ability impressed us so much we gave him a job! He is very popular with students of all ages!
Harry teaches PPL, LAPL and conducts trial flights.
Ros is a PPL and LAPL instructor. She teaches the majority of our PPL groundschool. She also works with the operations team on occasion.
Stephen has been with us since January and works weekends. He trains PPL and LAPL and has a good heritage as he trained at the same school as Steve Morley!
Steve teaches PPL, LAPL and IR(R)
Rob is our newest instructor. He teaches PPL, LAPL and aerobatics.
After finding his way to Marrakesh in a Piper Arrow (which he claims was intentional) Alastair plans club flyouts and teaches PPL and LAPL
Liam is the newest homegrown instructor. Its hard not to employ someone who’s been trained to such high standards such as our own
Andy is one of our more experienced instructors. He teaches CPL, PPL and LAPL.