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Martin Rayner completes PPL (H) – December 2014

Congratulations to Martin Rayner for completing the helicopter private pilot’s licence. Martin has been training towards the PPL licence with Phoenix at Blackbushe Airport. Well done Martin keep up the great flying.

Martin Rayner pictured below (2nd from the left) just after passing his private pilot’s licence skills test with examiner and company managing director Paul Andrews. Martin has been training towards the PPL (H) licence at Blackbushe Airport. The course includes a minimum of 45 hours flight training of which 10 hours are completed completely solo. Martin, having previous experience as a glider pilot, picked up the flying quickly making excellent progress. After completing the required flight training, all that was left to do was the final PPL skills test. The skills test is the last hurdle in the course and required Martin to demonstrate a variety of skills to prove his capability as a pilot.

Martin, after passing the skills test, can now start taking family and friends up with him to share his passion for flying. The European private pilot’s licence will allow Martin to fly all over the continent. Well done Martin great work!