14 year old pilot Kai goes solo at Stratford on Avon Gliding Club!

14 year old junior glider pilot Kai flew his first solo flight at Stratford on Avon Gliding Club on bank holiday Monday!

Kai is our fourth junior glider pilot to go solo at Stratford on Avon GC in August!

14 year old pilot Kai goes solo at Stratford on Avon Gliding Club!

14 year old junior glider pilot Kai flew his first solo flight at Stratford on Avon Gliding Club on Sunday!Kai is our fourth junior glider pilot to go solo at Stratford on Avon GC in August!Kai flew his first solo just over five years after his older brother Jesal first flew solo with us. He was greeted on landing back at Snitterfield by his father, an airline pilot himself. Aviation clearly runs in the family!#gliding #juniorgliding #youthinaviation #sailplanes British Gliding Association

Posted by Stratford on Avon Gliding Club on Tuesday, 1 September 2020

Kai was put through his paces on bank holiday Monday morning by senior Stratford flight instructor Barry K who then cleared him to launch in K13 G-DCBW on his first solo flight as pilot in command!

Kai flew his first solo just over five years after his older brother Jesal first flew solo with us. He was greeted on landing back at Snitterfield by his father, an airline pilot himself. Aviation clearly runs in the family!

Well done Kai!

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