Achievements

Follow the achievements of our students in taking their first solo flight

and then gaining their licence.

Suhaas Rajan

Suhaas Rajan

Although the evenings are getting brighter, Suhaas Rajan did an evening shift to gain his Night Rating as part of his PPL training. Hopefully doing his final skills test next week.

Mason Cairns

Mason Cairns

Another skills test pass. Today it was Mason Cairns who gained his PPL

Josh Jackson

Josh Jackson

PPL skills test passed today by Josh Jackson. So excited he could barely look!

Charlie Woodward

Charlie Woodward

Solo success doesn't come much sweeter than this. At 16 years of age and after barely 10 hours of flight training, Charlie Woodward today completed his first solo flight, captaining a Cessna 152 around the circuit. Destined for bigger, shinier machines, it's only a...

Fabio Tozzi

Fabio Tozzi

Tonight was the turn of Fabio Tozzi who passed his Instrument Rating (Restricted) test - even if he was busted peeping under the foggles on his revision session!

David Lam

David Lam

Skills test success today for David Lam who passed his PPL skills test on the first attempt. Well done David - you persevered and you succeeded! Night rating next....

Paul Ironmonger

Paul Ironmonger

First time pass today for Paul Ironmonger, who has now gained his Instrument Rating (Restricted). Well done Paul. Keep shooting those ILS's!

Billy Hall

Billy Hall

First solo today for Billy Hall out of Doncaster Sheffield Airport, successfully captaining a Cessna (not the biz jet!) around the circuit. Well done Billy!

Mark Ashton

Mark Ashton

Today Mark Ashton completed his first ever solo circuit at Doncaster Sheffield Airport.

Elliott Stead

Elliott Stead

Congratulations to Elliot Stead, who today completed his first solo flight, captaining G-BZBF around the circuit on his own for the first time

Matt Martin

Matt Martin

What a perfect end to 2018 with first solos for Arron Bird and Matt Martin

Arron Bird

Arron Bird

What a perfect end to 2018 with first solos for Arron Bird and Matt Martin

Chloe Chambers

Chloe Chambers

Another student today earned their wings with YAC. Today it was Chloe Chambers who succeeded by passing her PPL skills test. Well done Chloe!

David Robinson

David Robinson

Congratulations to David Robinson on passing his PPL skills test. Onwards to night rating and IMC next!

Dariusz Palusiak

Dariusz Palusiak

Today it was the turn of Dariusz Palusiak to achieve his first ever solo flight. Well done Dariusz! Many happy landings!

Dilshad Al-Jumoor

Dilshad Al-Jumoor

More success for YAC students, this time it's congratulations to Dilshad Al-Jumoor who completed his first solo. Well done Captain!

Lynn Cooper

Lynn Cooper

The achievement of the week has to go to Lynn Cooper who yesterday evening completed her first solo flight, single handedly taking the controls of our Cessna 172 around the circuit of Doncaster Sheffield Airport. Having previously trained out of Retford Gamston...

David Coe

David Coe

Following in his son Simon's footsteps, who gained his wings earlier this year, David Coe today passed his LAPL skills test at Doncaster Sheffield Airport. Well done David, a family flying day out must now be in order!

Matt Walters

Matt Walters

Congratulations to Matt Walters on passing his PPL skills test today. Second YAC student to pass in the space of 24 hours. Happy landings Matt!

Tun Qi Shaw

Tun Qi Shaw

Another first time PPL skills test pass at YAC. After graduating from the University of Sheffield in July, Tun Qi Shaw completed his PPL at YAC from Doncaster Sheffield Airport in minimum hours over the space of 4 weeks. Good luck for the Singapore Airlines Cadet...

Tun Qi Shaw

Tun Qi Shaw

Perfect way to finish the day with a first solo for Tun Qi Shaw. Well done sir!!

James Ward

James Ward

Congratulations to James Ward on passing his PPL skills test today. Well done Captain Ward, see you in the skies again soon!

Ben Summers

Ben Summers

Congratulations to Ben Summers on passing his Night Rating. Although the days are getting longer, YAC is still able to offer night flying until 2300. Get booked in now!