Instructors

Ian Sheppard the journalist…
and pilot.

Ian Sheppard – Head of Training

Ian has been an aviation journalist, editor and publisher for more than 25 years and has held a PPL since 1991. He has degrees in aeronautical engineering and law. Ian also has a CPL and Flight Instructor Rating and is available for check-outs and PPL training.

Chris Varley – Air Experience Flights.

Chris qualified as a Chartered Engineer and worked for BAE Systems before changing careers, and he is now an aviation insurance broker. He is also an experienced Private Pilot with PPL and IR(R).