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Tuesday, October 27, 2015

In 1928, a record was broken when Lady Mary Heath became the first person to fly solo from Cape Town to London. 85 years later, ‘Bird in a biplane’, adventurer and aviator Tracey Curtis Taylor, set out in a vintage Boeing Stearman to recreate that very same journey.

Her inspirational eight-and-a-half week, 10,000 mile journey was turned into an hour long documentary; ‘The Lady Who Flew Africa- the Aviatrix’. We caught up with Tracey to find out the highs and lows of her journey and the inspiration behind her decision to undertake this courageous adventure.

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Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson famously took the band on tour in a 757 he piloted himself. In conversation, his passion for flying runs deep – he’s an aviator, through and through

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Thursday, September 10, 2015

A Rolls-Royce and a Beverly Hills mansion have always been a celebrity must have, but there is now a growing trend in the ownership of private jets. From catwalk supermodel to professional golfer, here is a list of ten celebrities you didn’t know could be flying a private plane overhead right now.

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Pilot and bass guitar player with The Feeling, Richard Jones doesn’t believe for a moment that flying has lost its appeal to the young

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The CAA’s Head of General Aviation takes time out from his busy schedule to talk about his new job, plans for the GA unit and his vision for its future

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Thursday, June 25, 2015

Taking over what was an all male preserve, the latest Master of the Honourable Company of Air Pilots is determined to improve standards in flight instruction. We chatted to Dorothy Saul-Pooley about breaking through the glass ceiling.

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