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The latest from the YAC flight ops desk.

Updates including club news, fly-aways and trip reports.

XMAS Meal/Party

XMAS Meal/Party

Christmas is coming...... YAC are welcoming all of our members to our 2021 Xmas Meal and Party. Numbers are limited so please don't delay and book yourself in (and a plus one?!) at the following link. https://www.yac.uk/product/yac-christmas-party-2021-tickets/

Night Ratings

Night Ratings

With the evenings now drawing in, it is the perfect time to complete a night rating. The 5 hour course is typically completed over two evenings and costs £850. Please call us now to get booked in.

G-BRNC joins the fleet

G-BRNC joins the fleet

We're pleased to introduce G-BRNC, the latest member of the YAC fleet. Based at DSA, November Charlie will predominantly be utilised on our Flight Instructor Courses but is also available for PPL hire.

Flight Instructor Courses (FIC) now available

Flight Instructor Courses (FIC) now available

We're pleased to announce that we have now added Flight Instructor Courses (FIC) to our offering of training course available. Courses run monthly from September onwards. For more information please see our website www.yac.uk/courses/flight-instructor-course/

Instructor Vacancies

Instructor Vacancies

In order to meet continued demand and expansion, Yorkshire Aero Club, the busiest Approved Training Organisation in Yorkshire, currently have a vacancy for a full time PPL Flight Instructor to join our team based at Doncaster Sheffield Airport & Sandtoft Airfield....

Coming Soon – Instructor Courses

Coming Soon – Instructor Courses

We normally reserve words of congratulation for our students, however here's a special mention to YAC Instructors Dan and James who have this week successfully passed assessment by the CAA to conduct Flight Instructor Courses. This means that YAC will be offering...

Lockdown Update

Lockdown Update

With the easing of lockdown restrictions over the next few weeks, we can update that recreational/leisure self fly hire will recommence on 29th March with training to follow on 12th April. Please get in touch to get booked in. Just a reminder that all pre-purchased...

Lockdown 3.0 Update

Following the implementation of the January 2021 National Lockdown in England, attending flight training for a purpose other than work or gaining a professional pilot qualification, ie flight training for leisure/recreational purposes, is not permissible under current...

Xmas and New Year opening hours

Xmas and New Year opening hours

Over this year's festive period, we will be closed for flight training on 25th December and 1st January with limited availability remaining for 26th December. We are however open for self fly hire throughout the entire period. For self fly hire bookings for Christmas...

PPL E-Exams

With the recent transition of PPL written exams going to an online format, it is imperative that students register themselves with the CAA Customer Portal. Full details of the registration process can be found in CAP1902. Registration can then be made at...