Aviation Solutions is proud to support a variety of causes in our community and throughout the aviation industry. We invite you to learn about our sponsorships below.
About the Award
The Chief Flight Instructor’s Award is a national award presented annually to outstanding flight training educators. The recipient is always a flight instructor who has displayed superior professionalism, skill, and dedication.
The award recognizes those who contribute in a positive way to Aviation Solutions’ Flight Instructor Refresher Program, their schools, students, colleagues, the aviation community, and industry at large. The successful recipient receives a complementary Flight Instructor Refresher Course for their next renewal and is selected by the course presenters.
Recipients are those individuals who have displayed:
- Excellent effort in all aspects of the course;
- Significant involvement during the course;
- Outstanding contribution to group exercises;
- A strong desire to learn and improve;
- Superior presentation skills;
- A high level of technical knowledge;
- Dedication to best practices;
- A strong focus on student success, motivation, and engagement; and
- A professional demeanour which reflects positively on flight instructors.
The winner is selected each January from the previous year’s courses. Aviation Solutions is proud to recognize and promote quality flight instruction and professional flight instructors through this award.
- 2017 Contessa Bishop
- 2016 Kyle Green
- 2015 Melesa Hane
- 2014 Brett Frey
- 2013 Michael Bloss
- 2012 Simon Dennis
- 2011 Eisa Emami
- 2008 Nicholas Smith
- 2007 Neola Doyle
- 2006 Adam Shehata
About the Award
Aviation Solutions is proud to support our local Air Cadet Squadron, the 121 Red Arrows, through sponsorship of the Above and Beyond Award.This award is presented annually to recognize an Air Cadet who though diligence, hard work, and determination, has excelled in aeronautical studies – all values which Aviation Solutions strives to incorporate and promote daily. At Aviation Solutions we are proud to recognize and support the personal achievements of our youth.
- 2017 TBA
- 2016 TBA
- 2015 Sgt D. Geerlinks
- 2014 F/Sgt A. Flynn
- 2013 F/Sgt K. Farrow
- 2012 Sgt B. Yu and Sgt A. Yu