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Old 22nd Nov 2009, 12:31
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Flight Schools Midlands

Hi All,
I am looking to do my PPL, and was wondering could anyone recommend a flight school in the madlands to use. I am based in derby.Thanks
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Old 22nd Nov 2009, 12:41
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Donair East Midlands at EMA
Leicester Aeroclub

can recommend both. have fun
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Old 22nd Nov 2009, 18:43
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I can give a personal recommendation for Tatenhill Aviation. Very tidy fleet of C152s for training (PA28s, Decathlon, Comanche and Robin for aeros and touring), good instructors and in house examiner. Hard runway so no water logging, circuit not too busy but not too quiet either.

There is Derby too which may be slightly closer to you.

If you are going to be forking out a considerable amount of money on learning to fly it is worth visiting a few schools not just the closest. They all differ in many ways. See where you are made to feel welcome, look at the aircraft, meet the instructors and ask plenty of questions. Good luck!

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Old 22nd Nov 2009, 19:38
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If you're based in Derby then why not try... hmm, let's think... Derby?
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