Blackbushe aviation

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.

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Steve Morley
Steve Morley
Club Owner, Chief Flying Instructor, Head of Training, Examiner

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 Morley
Alison Morley
Club Owner, Safety Manager

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.


Operations Team



Kirsty Weir
Kirsty Weir
Operations Manager

Kirsty has joined us as operations manager and is excited to bring her vast knowledge of customer service to the Blackbushe Team! Next time you are passing by come and introduce yourself!


Hebe Weir
Hebe Weir
Operations Assistant

Hebe joined us in May 2018 and is working whilst studying for her degree in Philosophy at Bristol. She is very smiley and bubbly and always on hand to help you how she can. Next time you're in come in and say hi!


Chad Dodsworth
Social Media

Chad has recently joined us to manage the social media for Blackbuhse Aviation. He also occasionally flies the desk, so say hi next time you see him!


Instructing Team



Will Robson
Will Robson
Instructor, PPL, LAPL

Will is one of our unrestricted instructors. He currently flies for a commercial airline out of Gatwick and teaches PPL, LAPL and SEP Class Ratings on his days off. He is also looking forward to extending his instructing privileges to include MEP and IR soon!


Chris Jackson
Chris Jackson
Instructor, PPL, LAPL

Chris has joined after completing his flight instructor course with us. He normally flies corporate jets and is looking forward to bringing his skills and knwledge to Blackbushe Aviation


Rob Curry
Rob Curry
Instructor PPL, LAPL and aerobatics

Rob teaches PPL, LAPL and aerobatics. After flying tornados at Mach 2.2, rob has decided to take on a bit more of a challenge and fly Cessna 152s at mach 0.142

 


Mike Bagshaw
Mike Bagshaw
Instructor, examiner, sky god

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.


Steve Pells
Steve Pells
Instructor and Examiner CPL, PPL, LAPL, IR, IR(R) and IR(R)

Steve teaches and examines PPL, LAPL, and IR(R). He also teaches CPL and IR. He is a current commercial pilot who intructs and examines with us part time! 


Steve Bradd
Steve Bradd
Instructor, aerobatic instructor and examiner

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.


Alastair Greenan
Alastair Greenan
Instructor PPL, LAPL

After finding his way to Marrakesh in a Piper Arrow (which he claims was intentional) Alastair plans club flyouts and teaches PPL and LAPL


Chris Wilkinson
Chris Wilkinson
SEP CRI

Chris has been a long time mebmber with us and has jsut completed hes SEP CRI. He can instruct for those of you who hold a license and would like training in an SEP aircraft!


We are back open!
We are delighted to say we are now fully back open for training and hire. Trial lessons are currently still not taking place. We will announce when they can recommence.
Amy has flown her first 100 hours!
Our brand new Sonaca 200 has just flown her first 100 hours and taken Mehmet Kurt on his first solo trip . We are the only flying school in the UK to have this aircraft and her brother G- LKSM is due to be delivered next month. The Sonacas will be our regular training fleet and are proving very popular with new and existing students . Call us if you would like to learn to fly in her, or if you are an existing PPL and would like to experience flying in a brand new aircraft.
New structured Hour Building Packages
Structured all inclusive hour building packages in a 152 available from £2750 for 25 hours. includes membership and 2 free instructional hours with a CPL instuctor > more
Aerobatic flights £130
Experience loops, barrel rolls and stall turns in a thrilling half hour experience in our Cessna 152 Aerobat > more
Full Time Flying Instructors Wanted

 

We are a thriving flying school and club with an exciting growth plan. We have ATO status for PPL, CPL and FI courses and will soon be approved to conduct IR and Multi training.

We are looking for a full or part time unrestricted Flying Instructors to work with us on our expansion plans. The successful candidates will be motivated, friendly, professional and enjoy working with a broad range of students. CPL, IR and Multi instructor certificates would be very helpful too!

 

Phone Steve, CFI, on 01252 877727 for a chat.

www.blackbusheaviation.com

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New 45 minute trial lessons from £165
New to Blackbushe Aviation! 45 minute trial lessons. This gives you time to really get to grips with the aircraft and experience a full lesson. Lessons initially last around 45 minutes flight so you will have a good idea what the PPL course will be like. Prices from £165 all inclusive. > more