News

Aerobatic rating

Congratulations on your Aerobatic Rating Fran!! Fran Robinson has just this minute completed her Aerobatic Rating with Cambridge Aero Club’s CFI, Anthony Cooke. She came over to the UK for intensive training after first getting a taster of aerobatics last year at Shropshire Aero Club.   Usually to be found working out in Saudi Arabia […]

Spring has Sprung!

Pull up a pew and relax in the sun with our latest newsletter – great for a light (but informative!) read. Special thanks to Phill Coverdale for his contribution in the Farm Strip article. See inside for our Club Flyout dates 2016 announcement too! We would also like to take this opportunity to thank all […]

“Like a Surgeon – Solo for the very first time”

Congratulations on your First Solo Dick White! The first time for any student going solo is truly a momentous occasion and a huge achievement! Not least for Dick, who has worked tirelessly ‘like a surgeon’ to get to this point under the instruction of instructor Sarah Bond. During his first solo in GHERC, Sarah kept […]

News for 2016 OUT NOW!

A truly eclectic read.. Covering just about everything from ‘The Normalisation of Deviance’ to lion whispering in Ukutulu and the recent Tecnam visit here at Cambridge Aero Club..   News For 2016  

SkyDemon Workshops:

SkyDemon workshops at Cambridge Aero Club January – February 2016   Become a GPS Navigation Demon!   Or just improve your confidence and flight planning skills with this half day ground lesson and flight.     Sky Demon aviation software for PC and iPad is generally thought to be the best available in Europe and has […]

Mark Jefferies Talk – 29th Jan

As part of Cambridge Aero Club’s Evening Lecture Series 2016, this month we are delighted to present Mark Jefferies, Former UK Aerobatic Champion:   World renowned for his jaw-dropping aerobatic manoeuvres, Jefferies never ceases to amaze spectators worldwide! In this exclusive talk, hear about how he got into flying, progressed into aerobatics and his many […]

Autumn Newsletter Out Now!

A great Autumn read for all our members and aviation enthusiasts! Autumn 2015 Newsletter  

Instrument Meteorological Conditions

Autumn Flying

We’ve been having some beautiful crisp autumn days here at Cambridge Aero Club. For our current PPL students this weather is perfect for those Navigation and Cross-country exercises and it is important to try and get this vital flying in whilst the weather is kind to us. For our PPL holders: As the days grow […]

Congratulations Haydn!

New PPL!   We would like to congratulate Haydn Jakes on gaining his Private Pilots Licence after much hard work and fantastic commitment! Haydn undertook his Skills Test this week with our in house examiner Matt Senior and passed with flying colours! At just 19 years old, Haydn’s story is an unusual one which shows utter […]

Summer Newsletter Out Now!

Please find our latest newsletter in PDF format here: Summer 2015v1 ..Something to dip into between flights!