FLYING


Flight has always fascinated me. As a boy, I watched birds and aeroplanes at every opportunity and my hobbies included archery and flying model aeroplanes. I took up microlight flying in 2006 and gained my pilots licence in 2008. In 2015 I wrote a song about my flying instructor.

Find out more about microlight flying by visiting the BMAA website.

Here’s a video by one of my passengers – Ben Collins

Image no is D090809_followed by the four digits in the image title . David Ramsden, co-founder of and Senior Conservation Officer at the Barn Owl Trust, Ashburton, Devon, England, assembles and flies his Pegasus Quantum 15 microlight from Holwell Downs, near Widecombe-in-the-Moor, Dartmoor, Devon. © photographer Neil Lindsay 2009.

© photographer Neil Lindsay 2009.

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I took my mum up when she was 88 years old. Jacob was a great help!

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Above the clouds…

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Chesil beach, Dorset…

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My landing place comes into view…

Approaching home

Facebook friends can see albums of my flying pics like this one.