Teamwork - Self-Belief and Trust
Concorde - The Icon
The Bombing of Hiroshima
The World's Most Dangerous Airports
How safe is Flying?
Andy has given motivational talks, keynote speeches and insight lectures to many businesses and organisations and is a regular speaker on board the Cunard fleet of Ocean Liners.
The Red Arrows is made up of exceptionally talented, dedicated and motivated pilots, engineers and support staff. It exists to showcase, both in the UK and overseas, the values and excellence of Royal Air Force personnel and equipment and to promote the interests of British industry. The Red Arrows have represented the Royal Air Force and the United Kingdom since 1965 and have flown in the region of 4,500 displays in 54 countries worldwide.
Andy joined the RAF aged 18 and after completion of flying training was selected to fly the iconic English Electric Lightning where his duties included intercepting Russian aircraft during the height of the Cold War. Following a tour of duty as a Qualified Flying Instructor, including a season as the solo Hawk Display Pilot in 1988, he was selected to join the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, The Red Arrows.
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Andy has flown numerous types of aircraft and has a wealth of experience in military, general and commercial aviation. Until recently he was a member of the world’s only formation aerobatic ‘wing-walking’ display team, The Breitling Wingwalkers, and has being flying commercially as a long haul airline pilot since he left the RAF in 1998.
pilot and motivational speaker:
Insight Lectures include:
Andy completed over 300 displays during his 3 years with the Team and was a member of the elite synchro pair. He was awarded the Queens Commendation for Valuable Services in the Air in 1992 and was promoted to Squadron Leader before taking command of No 92 Squadron at RAF Chivenor where he continued to fly the Hawk as a Qualified Weapons Instructor.
London to Cape Town by Flying Boat
Flying The Queen - and other anecdotes
The Red Arrows (including in cockpit video footage)
Transatlantic Crossing - by Boeing 747
The Importance of Planning, Preparation and Debriefing
Aviation in The Digital Age
Motivational talks include: