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Achievements

We are always proud of our students and their achievements, listed below are some of the recent progress updates and achievements from our students as they complete their training at Bristol and Wessex Aeroplane Club. If you would like to see your photo here please contact us to enquire about any of our training.


Will Parish

 

Will Parish

Posted: October 12, 2020

Congratulations to Will Parish who passed his PPL skills test in minimum hours at the weekend, one of an increasing number of students who have achieved this recently. Will has learnt to fly just for fun and we look forward to seeing him at the club as a self fly hire member. Well done from all of us Will!

Jonathan Murphy

 

Jonathan Murphy

Posted: October 10, 2020

Congratulations to Jon Murphy who passed his PPL skills test today.  Jon is a dedicated and talented pilot who passed in minimum hours including a commercial length qualifying cross country navigation exercise.   He is planning to apply to the RAF to continue his flight training.  Good luck from all of us Jon!

Darius Cudzik

 

Darius Cudzik

Posted: October 9, 2020

Congratulations to Darius Cudzik who successfully passed his PPL skills test today and is now going on to pursue his commercial pilot studies.  Congratulations Darius from all of us at Bristol and Wessex.

Ellis Young

 

Ellis Young

Posted: September 29, 2020

Congratulations to Ellis Young who today completed his first solo navigation exercise and completed the last of his PPL theory exams. Congratulations Ellis!

Jonathan Murphy

 

Jonathan Murphy

Posted: August 31, 2020

Congratulations to Jonathan Murphy who completed an epic, commercial distance, qualifying cross country flight today landing at Newquay and Lee On Solent before returning to Bristol.  A great achievement !!

James Charley

 

James Charley

Posted: August 26, 2020

Congratulations to James Charley who completed his first solo today after just 17 hours of training. Pictured here with instructor Phil Dunglinson.

Steven Licos

 

Steven Licos

Posted: August 11, 2020

Congratulations to Steven Licos who completed his first solo today, pictured here in our Piper PA28 G-OJWS.

Ryan Scott

 

Ryan Scott

Posted: August 7, 2020

Congratulations to Ryan Scott who passed his skills test today. Pictured here with our Deputy Operations Manager, John Wilmott.

Jack Sewell

 

Jack Sewell

Posted: August 4, 2020

Congratulations to Jack Sewell who completed his first solo today at Dunkeswell under the supervision of instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Chris Hamadyk

 

Chris Hamadyk

Posted: August 3, 2020

Congratulations to Chris Hamadyk who passed his PPL skills test in minimum hours this week.  A great achievement and even more so with a couple of large breaks between training due to the Covid lockdown. Pictured here with Dave Disney.

Will Parish

 

Will Parish

Posted: August 2, 2020

Congratulations to Will Parish who completed his qualifying cross country with us on Friday. Will is one of a number of students who is comfortably on track to complete his PPL in minimum hours and has the option to do his night rating as part of the 45 hr course. Well done Will!

Ryan Scott

 

Ryan Scott

Posted: July 19, 2020

Congratulations to Ryan Scott who completed his solo qualifying cross country today, taking off from Bristol and landing at Wolverhampton and then Cardiff. He was congratulated by Wolverhampton for negotiating a particularly busy circuit and electing to go around when traffic ahead failed to clear the runway in good time. Well done Ryan!

Louis Wilcox-Brown

 

Louis Wilcox-Brown

Posted: July 18, 2020

Louis Wilcox-Brown completed his first solo today under the supervision of instructor Jonathan Cormack and received congratulations from the Bristol control tower on his excellent circuit. Well done Louis!!

Stephen Mapp

 

Stephen Mapp

Posted: March 6, 2020

Congratulations to Stephen Mapp who completed his first solo at Cardiff today. Pictured here with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Jonathan Murphy

 

Jonathan Murphy

Posted: February 26, 2020

Congratulations to Jonathan Murphy who completed his first solo at Kemble today. Pictured here with his instructor, Jonathan Cormack.

Kurt Davis

 

Kurt Davis

Posted: February 12, 2020

Congratulations to Kurt Davis who completed his first solo at Kemble airfield today.  Pictured with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

James Rowley

 

James Rowley

Posted: December 2, 2019

James Rowley passed his skills test today in minimum hours, one of an increasing number of students achieving this with us. All the more impressive as his training included a navigation exercise to Le Touquet in France and back! Many congratulations. Pictured with our Head of Training and club owner, Barry Bailey.

Jack Blackwell

 

Jack Blackwell

Posted: November 19, 2019

Congratulations to Jack Blackwell who successfully passed his PPL skills test this afternoon. Pictured here with Barry Bailey.

Phil King

 

Phil King

Posted: October 28, 2019

Congratulations to Phil King who successfully passed his PPL skills test today, pictured here with Barry Bailey.

Robert Worlock

 

Robert Worlock

Posted: October 22, 2019

Student Robert Worlock made his first solo today under the supervision of instructor Jonathan Cormack. He received congratulations from the tower at Kemble for a great circuit. Well done Robert!

Josh House

 

Josh House

Posted: October 16, 2019

Congratulations to Josh House who passed his skills test this morning. Josh was ready for the test after 45.3 hours of training. Pictured here with our operations manager Dave.

Will Parish

 

Will Parish

Posted: September 25, 2019

Congratulations to Will Parish who completed his first solo at Kemble today after just 15 hours flying. Pictured here with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Trai Glasspool

 

Trai Glasspool

Posted: September 22, 2019

Congratulations to Trai Glasspool who completed his first solo today at Kemble airfield in moderate cross wind conditions after just sixteen hours instruction. Pictured here with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

James Rowley

 

James Rowley

Posted: August 9, 2019

Congratulations to James Rowley who completed his qualifying cross country last weekend and was complimented by Kemble on his “excellent approach and landing”. James is one of a number of our students who is on track to pass his PPL in minimum hours.

Adam Geere

 

Adam Geere

Posted: August 1, 2019

Congratulations to Adam Geere who recently passed his PPL skills test, pictured here with our operations manager Dave Disney.

Sophie Drummond

 

Sophie Drummond

Posted: July 14, 2019

Congratulations to Sophie Drummond who completed her first solo today, pictured here with instructor Phil Dunglinson.

Phil King

 

Phil King

Posted: July 1, 2019

Congratulations to Phil King on the successful completion of his qualifying cross country this afternoon stopping at Wolverhampton and Kemble.

Andy Poon & Adam Geere

 

Andy Poon & Adam Geere

Posted: June 21, 2019

Congratulations to Andy Poon and Adam Geere who both completed their qualifying cross country flights in the beautiful weather we enjoyed across the UK today.

Pictured is Adam with some new friends he made on landing at Lee On Solent during his trip.

Ryan Duffy

 

Ryan Duffy

Posted: June 18, 2019

Congratulations to Ryan Duffy who completed his first solo today at Kemble. Pictured here with his instructor Jonathan Cormack. 

Josh House

 

Josh House

Posted: May 13, 2019

Josh House flew his first solo today at Kemble after only 11 hours of instruction. Pictured here with his instructor Jonathan Cormack. Many congratulations.

Tom Cattermole

 

Tom Cattermole

Posted: April 23, 2019

Congratulations to Tom Cattermole who successfully passed his PPL skills test today, pictured here with his instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Andy Poon

 

Andy Poon

Posted: March 20, 2019

Congratulations to Andy Poon who completed his first solo today at Kemble, pictured here with his instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Ginny Smith

 

Ginny Smith

Posted: February 23, 2019

Congratulations to Ginny Smith who completed her PPL Skills Test here at Bristol & Wessex Aeroplane Club today, pictured here with Dave Disney our Operations Manager.

Adam Geere

 

Adam Geere

Posted: January 6, 2019

Congratulations to Adam Geere who completed his first solo today at Bristol Airport, pictured here with his instructor Phil Dunglinson.

Thomas Bland

 

Thomas Bland

Posted: December 12, 2018

Congratulations to Thomas Bland who completed his first solo here at Bristol Airport, pictured here with his instructor Jonathan Cormack.

James Cole

 

James Cole

Posted: December 11, 2018

Congratulations to James Cole who completed his first solo today, pictured here with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Stephen Kerr

 

Stephen Kerr

Posted: September 25, 2018

Congratulations to Stephen Kerr who successfully passed his PPL skills test today here at Bristol and Wessex Aeroplane Club.

James Rowley

 

James Rowley

Posted: September 8, 2018

Congratulations to James Rowley who completed his first solo today after only 12 hours. Fantastic job in a moderate cross wind. Pictured here with his instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Ginni Smith

 

Ginni Smith

Posted: July 24, 2018

Congratulations to Ginni Smith her completed her first solo today, pictured here with our Piper PA28-161 aircraft.

Ryan Scott

 

Ryan Scott

Posted: July 18, 2018

Congratulations to Ryan Scott who completed his first solo today at Colerne. Pictured here with his instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Mitchell Embrey

 

Mitchell Embrey

Posted: July 17, 2018

Congratulations to Mitchell Embrey who completed his first solo today at Colerne Airfield, pictured here with our Piper PA28-140 aircraft.

Gian Florris

 

Gian Florris

Posted: July 15, 2018

Congratulation to Gian Florris who completed his first solo today, pictured here with his instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Laila Engler

 

Laila Engler

Posted: June 26, 2018

Congratulations to Laila Engler who completed her first solo on Tuesday 26th June, pictured here with her instructor Lavinia Hobbs.

Max Santos-Wood

 

Max Santos-Wood

Posted: June 11, 2018

Congratulations to Max Santos-Wood who successfully completed his PPL skills test today. Pictured here with his instructor Jonathan Cormack. Well done!

Phil King

 

Phil King

Posted: May 24, 2018

Congratulations to Phil King who successfully completed his first solo on the 23rd May at Bristol & Wessex. Phil is pictured here with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Chris Hamadyk

 

Chris Hamadyk

Posted: April 30, 2018

Big congratulations to Chris Hamadyk who went on his first solo flight last week at Kemble under the supervision of his instructor Jonathan Cormack. 

Max Wood

 

Max Wood

Posted: April 18, 2018

Congratulations to Max Wood who made his first solo flight at Bristol this evening. Pictured here with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Stephen Kerr

 

Stephen Kerr

Posted: March 23, 2018

Congratulations to Stephen Kerr who completed his first solo on the 23rd March 2018, pictured here with his instructor Kevin.

James Holgate

 

James Holgate

Posted: March 9, 2018

Congratulations to James Holgate who completed his first solo at Kemble on 9th March. Pictured here with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Phil Bull

 

Phil Bull

Posted: March 8, 2018

Congratulations to Phil Bull who completed his first solo on the 8th March 2018 at Kemble, a great circuit and congratulations received from the tower. Pictured with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Keir Williams

 

Keir Williams

Posted: February 12, 2018

Congratulations to Keir Williams on passing his PPL Skills Test, pictured with instructor Phil Dunglinson.

Callum Frost

 

Callum Frost

Posted: December 18, 2017

Congratulations to Callum Frost in completing his first solo here at Bristol and Wessex Aeroplane Club.

Keir Williams

 

Keir Williams

Posted: December 7, 2017

Congratulations to Keir Williams for success in his RT Practical examination. That’s all your ground school and exams completed now – good luck for your forthcoming LAPL skills test!

Debbie Thomas

 

Debbie Thomas

Posted: December 3, 2017

Congratulations to Debbie Thomas on achieving her night rating.  Debbie renewed her PPL recently, added a night rating and then went on to successfully pass her Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) skills tests with CAA Examiner Steve Oddy.

Sam Thorne

 

Sam Thorne

Posted: December 2, 2017

Congratulations to Sam Thorne on competing his first solo, pictured with instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Ben Brown

 

Ben Brown

Posted: November 30, 2017

Congratulations to Ben Brown on adding a Night Rating to his PPL.

Simon Fewkes

 

Simon Fewkes

Posted: November 29, 2017

Congratulations to Simon Fewkes for completing his night rating in the required hours.

Christian Fuller

 

Christian Fuller

Posted: November 12, 2017

Congratulations to Christian Fuller completing his syllabus in minimum hours and passing his PPL Skills Test Sunday 12th November 2017 with examiner Mark Bills.

Nathan Pritchard

 

Nathan Pritchard

Posted: October 10, 2017

Congratulations to Nathan Pritchard who completed his first solo on Friday!

Chris Harland

 

Chris Harland

Posted: August 28, 2017

Congratulations to Chris Harland who successfully passed his PPL skills test yesterday.

David Stevenson

 

David Stevenson

Posted: July 31, 2017

Congratulations to David Stevenson for successfully passing his IR(R) skills test recently.

Tom Cattermole

 

Tom Cattermole

Posted: June 12, 2017

Congratulations to Tom Cattermole on a successful first Solo, pictured here with his instructor Lavinia Hobbs.

Simon Fewkes

 

Simon Fewkes

Posted: April 2, 2017

Congratulations to Simon Fewkes for passing his PPL Skills Test, first time pass with examiner Mark Bills.

Benjemen Brown

 

Benjemen Brown

Posted: January 28, 2017

Congratulations to Ben Brown on successfully passing his IR(R) test today!

Paul Taylor

 

Paul Taylor

Posted: December 5, 2016

Congratulations to Paul Taylor on successfully passing his PPL Skills Test recently.

Adrian Eames

 

Adrian Eames

Posted: February 18, 2016

Congratulations to Adrian Eames who sucessfully completed his NPPL Navigation Skills Test, seen here with his instructor Nafis Rehman

Evan Sanders

 

Evan Sanders

Posted: January 14, 2016

Fantastic work from Evan Sanders to complete his first solo flight!

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