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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!  

First Solo – Double Trouble

First Solo – Double Trouble! Congratulations to two of our PPL students who have both completed their First Solo flights simultaneously!   Not only has Pratap Singh just completed his GCSE’s at Perse School, Cambridge, but he has now taken control as pilot in command! Pratap says: “I have always been fascinated by aviation and […]

Congratulations Matt!

Congratulations Matt! – Newly qualified UK Flight Examiner –   We are happy to announce that our instructor Matthew Senior has recently qualified as UK Flight Examiner. Matt is a highly experienced instructor who will now make a great addition to our examiner team. For all your licensing queries; SEP Ratings, renewals or revalidations or […]

Newsletter out now!

Please find our latest newsletter in PDF format here: May 2015 Newsletter …a perfect read with a cuppa in the sunshine!!    

We are recruiting!

We are recruiting! Cambridge Aero Club is currently seeking a lively and enthusiastic individual to join the reception team. To view the job description and to apply through Marshall HR please click here

First Solo at 16

Sixteen year old Alex Manders has made his first solo flight in a Cessna 172 of the Cambridge Aero Club from Cambridge Airport!  Still not old enough to drive a car, schoolboy Alex who lives at Sawston took his first major step into a future career in aviation by flying solo at the earliest age the […]