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The club was founded in 1961 and has grown to become one of the largest flying organisations in Ireland, providing a range of aviation services, from trial flying lessons to PPL training, night ratings to IMC all provided in a friendly and welcoming environment. All instructors with the UFC are trained to Civil Aviation Authority highest standards and combined they fly over 2500 instructional hours each year. Hand in hand with an impeccable safety record the UFC is proud to provide safety minded and experienced staff to make your time with us as enjoyable as possible.
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Update 31/03/2020 The Ulster Flying Club has been able to allow solo PPL flights following discussions with relevant parties. All eligible members of the club have been contacted by email and must undergo a refresher ground lesson with an instructor prior to being able to hire an aircraft. For all visiting pilots please review the[…]
Ulster Flying Club note: This information is provided as-is upon information from the CAA and Light Aircraft Association. The Club cannot provide any legal advice as to whether the topics discussed apply to an individual’s circumstances. Update 20:50 2020/04/07 The CAA has publicised another document detailing the exemption for other categories of licence holders. This[…]
The Ulster Flying Club airfield open day 2019 was a great success, thanks to everyone who visited and exhibited. Here’s to the weather next year being as kind to us!
Sometimes dreams do come true. This particular dream started with one man’s desire to land at Gibraltar airport,
Great to see our friends over at the Air Ambulance NI in for a coffee today!
A short video of a few of our members out for a stunning winter flight over a snowy Northern Ireland
At last after the snow the runways have finally thawed enough for our aircraft to get back into the air! Some stunning views over a snowy newtownards at sunset!