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ItemNSF Sibson (Northamptonshire School of Flying)
Sibson Aerodrome



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Voted Flyer Magazines 'Flying School of the Year' This friendly school combines the personal touch of club flying with professional training to the highest standards. Operating one of the most interesting fleet in private flying from a beautiful grass airfield. NSF Sibson offers something for everyone from new student to experienced pilot.

 Facilities
Briefing room
Internet
Cafe/resturant
RT Training equipment & regional examiner

 Courses Available:
NPPL
JAR PPL
AOPA Aerobatics Certificate
 Radio Nav Certificate
 Second Pilots Course
Piloting skills Certificate
 IMC
 Night Rating
Number of members: 300
Membership fee: £125 per annum, £150 family (up to 4 members)


 Meet the team:
Number of FI's (full time): 4
Number of FI's (part time): 4
Students: 60
Name of CFI: Frank McClurg
Team:
Frank McClurg - CFI, Instructor since 1987, 12,000 hours instructional time. Aerobatics, Night, IMC; RT examiner, ground flight examiner.
Peter Sharpe - Instructor for 20years, flight examiner IMC.
Kevan Wheatley - Instructor since 2003.
James Bryan - Instructor since 2003.
Duncan Brown - Instructor for 10years, flight examiner IMC.
Emmet Swinburn - Instructor since 2005.
Charles Kimbell - Part time instructor. Monarch Airlines First Officer, Aerobatic competition pilot.
John Rolph - Ground Instructor.

Heather Perry - Flying Vet. Part time instructor and aerobatics pilot. 

 Fleet:

Aircraft No £ Training £ Solo Regular Flyer
Robin HR200 2 £116.00 £106.00 £71.00
Cessna C152 Aerobat 1 £111.00 £90.00 £64.00
Warrior PA28-161 2 £136.00 £121.00 £84.00
Arrow PA28-20 1 £165.00 £149.00 £149.00
Super Cub PA18-95 1 £117.00 £102.00 £66.00
Tiger Moth DH82a 1 £176.00 £156.00 £120.00
Pitts 52A 1 £202.00 £172.00 £112.00

 Events:

Event Date Details
First French Foray 15/06/06 + one TBA A Chance for new PPLs to stretch their wings on a trip to Deauvkle with instructors or 'Mentor' Pilots
BDFA & Go Bear Flyin 12-13/08/06 Flying weekend for the British Disabled Flying Association. Open Fly-in for all GA Aircrft. Take Go Bear up and help raise funds for the BDFA. Evening dance and BBQ.
Competition Day 14/10/06 All sorts of fun and aerial challenges for PPLs and students alike
Wings Night 24/11/06 Dinner dance and presentation ceremony. The social event of the season.

We also offer a minimum of 4 one, two and four day trips in the UK and abroad organised throughout the season. see www.nsof.co.uk for further details.

 

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ItemADDRESS
Sibson Aerodrome
Wansford
Peterborough
PE8 6NE
ItemTEL NUMBERS
Work: 01832 280289
ItemFAX NUMBER
ItemE-MAIL
ItemWEBSITE
www.nsof.co.uk
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