Read our newsletter for February with all the humour and great photos you’ve come to expect from Dave Timpson! We’re also delighted to celebrate two first solos this month: Colm Wheelan (a student of George Roche – see the photo on the left!) and Gerry O’Brien (a student of Brian Power) are our newest Captains…Details
Name: Calvin Bates Age: 14 License(s): Can’t wait to have all possible! Total Hours: 33+ unlogged hours When did you join Waterford Aero Club? 2007 Best flying memory: Every flight in the air for me is a memory. Although, I loved the flight to the Arann Islands. Worst flying memory: Haven’t got there yet. Tell…Details
A new Member Spotlight for January features Sean Ó Gríofa – read about Sean here.
Name: Sean Ó Gríofa Age: 24 License(s): (f)ATPL, CPL, MEIR, PPL Total Hours: 315 When did you join Waterford Aero Club? 2007 Best flying memory: My first solo, I don’t think there’s a feeling quite like it. Worst flying memory: Near miss somewhere over Jacksonville in IFR Tell us about your last flight? Nothing special,…Details
We wish all our club members a happy new year and safe flying in 2011.
We have Dick Cole to thank for his comprehensive and inspiring account of our club history. You can read it here: The Story of Waterford Aero Club. Don’t miss the slideshow with photos both old and new documenting the beginning of the aero club up until recent years, even with a cremation thrown in!
Name: John Roche Age: 37 License(s): PPL with Night Rating Total Hours: 160 When did you join Waterford Aero Club? 2007 Best flying memory: My first solo cross-country to Shannon Worst flying memory: Bogging the sportscruiser in saac field… Oops! Sorry fellow group members, forgot to mention that one! Tell us about your last flight?…Details