Phil Unicomb is our Chief Flying Instructor, flying from Tuesday to Saturday.
Phil has been heavily involved with Royal Newcastle Aero Club (RNAC) since 1978. He was RNAC Club Captain from 1984 – 1986 inclusive and served two separate terms on the RNAC Board of Directors from 1984 to 1987 and again from 1998 to 2003.
He was the Corporate Pilot for Weldon International from 1988 -1993 operating a DHC-2 Beaver Amphibian (600 hours) and a PA31-350 Piper Chieftain – single pilot IFR (1052 hours) as well as vintage aircraft in the fleet including DH82 and SA4B Stampe.
Phil has been instructing since 1993, beginning as a volunteer at RNAC. From 1994 to 1995 he worked as an Instructor and Charter Pilot for Professional Pilot Training at Cessnock, and then rejoined RNAC in 1995 before starting Action Aerobatics in 2000.