621VGS News

Posted on: September 9th, 2014 by admin

With Air Cadet Gliding still paused, members of staff have been finding different ways of keeping busy, from hiking in Brecon Beacons, cruising the canals to moving house.

Our Deputy Chief Flying Instructor, Flt Lt Adam Clarke, has not only been keeping his flying skills toned in the Tiger Moth he has a share in, but he also had the chance to fly a Spitfire.
Adam Clarke Spitfire 1

“The day consisted of a morning of ground school learning about the Spitfire’s systems and an afternoon flight. It is an absolute delight to fly, very sensitive in pitch and incredibly crisp yet smooth in roll, but then we were travelling at 300 mph !” he said.

Adam Clark Spitfire 2

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