A season of ups and downs

A season of ups and downs

2014 has been a big year for me, the ups and downs not limited to my activities in the skies. It would be easy to dwell on the downs, but frankly the season has been far too good to me to do that. I’ve met yet more amazing people, gained more great friends, inspired...

Tailslides and Torque Rolls

Flashes of inspiration and feelings of inadequacy are overwhelming. Total focus leading to a complete knowledge that I am embracing an instant of true unknown although I do know what’s meant to happen. I understand the physics, I’ve even felt it before,...

Season’s End

It’s not often in life that you can look back on a ‘season’ and honestly be stunned at what you’ve achieved. More often than not we are all used to the typical new year’s resolution feeling, whereby we managed to start off a phase of life...

Old Buckenham Airshow

Airshow number two has been and gone! Sunday was the main day of the Old Buckenham Airshow for 2013 and what was essentially just a grand day out for the Little Gransden contingent – Adrian Willis of the British Aerobatic Academy and Chris Burkett of G-Force...

Living the dream and becoming an airshow pilot

Sunday the 9th of June was the date of the Welshpool Airshow. A small, intimate affair featuring some big names – the BBMF gave a fantastic and moving display with the Lancaster, Hurricane and Spitfire in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Dambusters...