September 11, 2018

A big congratulations to all the University of Leeds students who completed their PPLs this summer.

It has been a successful season and it has been a pleasure having such a positive and enthusiastic group of pilots train here at Advanced Flight Training.

We now have 22 n...

June 15, 2017

A great start to summer, not necessarily with the weather as it hasn't been the most cooperative, however our first batch of university students have made it through their first week with big smiles all round. The continuing PPL students have been working hard and mana...

February 21, 2017

The Aviation Society at The University of Leeds came to visit on Saturday and the weather didn't let us down. The day consisted of each student experiencing a 20 minute flight in the DeHavilland Chipmunk and a tour of Sherburn Airfield. 

As the pictures show it was...

August 17, 2016

Despite summer being a bit hit and miss with the weather, here at Advanced Flight Training we have had a lot to celebrate. Students undertaking all the courses we offer here have gone home with passes and we couldn't be more proud of them!

The University of Leeds studen...

August 8, 2016

Its been a fantastic year for the University of Leeds students who have, not only achieved amazing graduation results, but also combining their studies with flight training here at Advanced Flight Training. From PPL, to gaining their MEP, CPL and IR and finally going o...

July 15, 2016

 The second group from the University of Leeds are now into week two of their PPL training. Despite the weather not always being on side, we are still seeing their hard work pay off with first solos being completed. 

 We also had 40 sixth form students visit the ai...

June 20, 2016

Going from never flying before, to having to find the best route to become a commercial pilot can be extremely daunting. We asked one of our past students how they did it:

I currently operate the 737 from the UK to destinations all over Europe for one of Europe's bigges...

June 13, 2016

We are now into the summer season and this means it is our busy time here at Advanced Flight Training.

Our first week with the students of the University of Leeds has been completed and it was a fantastic week; With blue skies and plenty of sunshine our instructors and...