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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.


Ben Collins

 

Ben Collins

Posted: September 18, 2021

Congratulations to Ben Collins who completed his first solo today in G-AXTL under Phil’s supervision. Ben was absolutely buzzing afterwards and massive congratulations to him!

Stephen Lynas

 

Stephen Lynas

Posted: July 2, 2021

Congratulations to Stephen Lynas who completed his first solo today, pictured here in one of our Piper PA28’s.

Remi Karbowiak

 

Remi Karbowiak

Posted: June 17, 2021

Congratulations to Remi Karbowiak on completing his first solo flight today at Bristol airport under the supervision of instructor Jonathan Cormack.

Charlie Marsh

 

Charlie Marsh

Posted: May 30, 2021

Congratulations to Charlie Marsh who completed his qualifying cross country flight today routing to Wolverhampton, Shobdon and back to Bristol in one of our Piper PA28’s.

Jack Sewell

 

Jack Sewell

Posted: May 5, 2021

Congratulations to Jack Sewell who passed his private pilot licence (PPL) skills test today and received very positive feedback from the examiner on his performance. Jack is training to be a commercial pilot and is now starting hours building with Bristol and Wessex whilst he studies for his Air Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL).

Jack Sewell

 

Jack Sewell

Posted: April 14, 2021

Congratulations to Jack Sewell who completed his qualifying cross country flight today.  Jack flew and landed at Exeter before going on to land at Kemble in Gloucestershire and return to Bristol: a flight of over 150 nautical miles. Jack is one of our commercial track students and is on track to pass his private pilot licence in minimum hours.

Steven Licos

 

Steven Licos

Posted: April 4, 2021

Congratulations to Steven Licos who successfully passed his PPL Skills test today, pictured here with one of our Piper PA28 aircraft. Well done Steven.

Charlie Marsh

 

Charlie Marsh

Posted: December 6, 2020

Congratulations to Charlie MArsh who successfully completed his first solo today, pictured here with instructor Mehdi Imani.

Louis Wilcox-Brown

 

Louis Wilcox-Brown

Posted: November 4, 2020

Congratulations to Louis Wilcox-Brown who completed a great set of solo circuits and received compliments from the Bristol Airport tower for his professionalism in executing a go-around when another aircraft unexpectedly stopped on the runway. Well done Louis.

Ellis Young

 

Ellis Young

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Congratulations to Ellis Young who successfully completed his qualifying cross country stopping off at Wolverhampton and Kemble today, well done Ellis!

Stephen Mapp

 

Stephen Mapp

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Congratulations to Stephen Mapp who completed a commercial length cross country via Newquay and Lee On Solent today, well done Stephen!

Michael Weir

 

Michael Weir

Posted: October 25, 2020

Congratulations to Michael Weir who completed his first solo flight today at Dunkeswell airfield in Devon. Well done Michael!!

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.

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