AOPA Wings Awards

This page will be revised soon. In the mean time, please refer to the PDF document below for information on the Wings Scheme.

The AOPA Wings Awards aim to promote the development of holders of the Private Pilotís Licence (PPL) and the National Private Pilotís Licence (NPPL) through the recognition of their achievements by the award of AOPA Wings.

The scheme encourages the development of PPL holders through:

Air touring experience
Additional training and qualification
The practice of good airmanship
Broadening pilotsí activities and interests
Encouraging personal development and flight safety awareness through advanced seminars.

For full details please download the Wings brochure here.
The application form can be downloaded here.
Attending seminars is one of the criteria for the Wings Award Scheme.
Please find below some suggested events that help meet this requirement.

CAA Safety Evenings
Full details of CAA Safety Seminars are located at

For more information regarding safety you can visit the CAA website at

GPS Training Day with Pauline Vahey, Cranfield. 22 November 2008
Please refer to the booking sheet located here for details.

Irv Leeís Masterclass Seminars
Irv Leeís seminars are a qualification for the Wings Award Scheme, visit the website for more information on dates and venues.