Children's Wales Air Ambulance

It is our aim to serve the whole of Wales, including Wales' youngest patients.

The Children's Wales Air Ambulance is a specialist division of our charity, providing the expert care and transport required for paediatric and neonatal patients. Our fourth helicopter makes us the largest air ambulance in the UK and is used for providing a range of treatments for paediatric patients.

We help around 400 children and babies a year, either on emergency 999 missions or by using our dedicated transfer helicopter.


1. How long have you worked with Wales Air Ambulance?
I began flying for the Welsh Air Ambulance in 2020 after 9 years in a similar role throughout the West Midlands
2. Have you always wanted to be a pilot?
I started life as an Aircraft Engineer and only branched out into operational and test flying by chance
 
3. What does it mean to you to fly for WAA?
It is incredible to be able work with a team of such dedicated medical professionals and help to make a real difference in people’s time of need.
4. If you weren't a pilot, what would you be?
A subsistence farmer!
5. When and where did you do your training?
I underwent my initial flying training in the Royal Navy in 1988