1979-83 Shell Tankers(U.K.) Ltd.,Deck Cadet
1983 Made redundant on successfull completion of cadetship.
1984/6 HND in Mechanical Engineering at Hatfield Polytechnic.
1986/7 Worked as Technical Officer in Ops. Dept. for ANL in Melbourne.
1988/90 Factory Production Controller for software company.
1990 Revalidated Class 3 and worked as Flight Engineer for Hoverspeed on X-channel hovercraft.
Joined Middle East Navigation Aids Service as 3/O based in Bahrain.
1994 Reached 2/O,and returned to U.K. to attend flying college.
1996 Graduated from flying college with CPL/ATPL(frozen).
Back to Hoverspeed as First Officer on X-channel hovercraft.
Various agency jobs through Sealife(coastal dredging etc.).
1998/9 Commercial Flying Instructor training airline cadets.
1999 Joined Global Marine Systems as 3/O.
2000 Got married to Natasha(B.A. Stewardess).
Flying as First Officer with BAC Express Airlines based in Exeter on Shorts 360 aircraft.
2001 First child due 27-2-02.
Hope this is of help.Any questions drop me a line.
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Thanks for the info. I myself commence employment with EasyJet as a First Officer on the Boeing 737-300 and 700 series on 5th May 2003. I am now also a father with a son, Austin, born 10th March 2002. Natasha still flies longhaul for B.A. out of LHR.
Hope all is well with you and good luck with the website.
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