The Club Patron, June Billings, is in her nineties and is still an active pilot of some skill. She is a Committee member of long standing and is a most generous benefactor to the club.
A dedicated and forward looking Committee has managed the Club into a position of strength over the last few years. The flying rates are by far the cheapest around, a fact which has attracted a number of student pilots from the Auckland city area who each come up for a day at a time, spending these days flying and taking exams.
Six volunteer instructors handle the training from an initiation flight to the gaining of passenger ratings, type ratings and license renewals. Subjects studied cover Aircraft Technical Knowledge, Meteorology, Navigation, Aviation Law and Radio Procedures.... READ MORE