All of our pilots have to do periodic Fire & First Aid training as part of their Commercial licenses. Our crew also do the course so we all went off to do a refresher course a little while ago. By the way this was an example on Steve of how not to bandage someone's head!! … [Read more...] about Fire & First Aid Training
What a fantastic start to the year! We have been getting up in the air as much as possible and I think the weather in March has been the best ever. Lets hope it carries on for April and indeed the rest of the year! … [Read more...] about Spring is in the air and so are we!!
Less than four weeks to go so Father Christmas and his reindeer went up over the weekend! I did a talk for the Normandy Beavers last week and whilst answering questions one of the leaders put her hand up and said "when's Father Christmas going up"!! … [Read more...] about It must be nearly Christmas!
Tony went from one extreme to the other last weekend. Flying his one man "hopper" at the "One Man Meet" in Welshpool on Saturday and then flying with lots of happy passengers on Sunday back in Surrey. … [Read more...] about One Extreme to the Other!
Yasmin thought she was just going on a romantic balloon flight, until Ali got down on one knee half way through the flight and asked her to marry him. Of course she said yes! What a way to "pop" the question. You definitely won't forget where you were asked. They then enjoyed the rest of the flight and were looking forward to telling their families afterwards. … [Read more...] about She said “Yes”!