Pathway to Pilot

Jet Provost in flight


The route taken to becoming a pilot has varied over time.

Click on the links below to learn about the pathways taken by pupils in particular historical periods.

Pathway to Pilot: Pioneering Years
Pathway to Pilot: First World War
Pathway to Pilot: Inter-War
Pathway to Pilot: Second World War
Pathway to Pilot: Post-War
Pathway to Pilot: Modern
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By the time it retired from service over 630,000 hours had been flown on the Jet Provost.

3 Pilots 1 War

Discover the amazing story of three First World War Pilots

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 Bernard Rice

Bernard Rice

First World War Pilot
3 Pilots 1 War