Published on August 29th, 2021 | by Mark Dwyer


Squawk 7000 – Legends of Irish Aviation at ILAS 2021

ILAS (Irish Light Aviation Society) Harvest Fly-In at Taghmon in Co. Wexford enjoyed some great weather for day one of the two-day event and we were there. We met with some of the organisers and some of the visiting pilots and the pedigree of these folk in aviation in Ireland is legendary.

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Mark is an airline pilot flying the Boeing 737 for a major European airline. In addition he is also a Type Rating Instructor, Type Rating Examiner and Base Training Captain on the B737. Outside of commercial flying Mark enjoys flying light aircraft from the smallest 3 Axis microlights up to heavier singles. He is also an instructor and EASA Examiner on single engines and a UK CAA Examiner. He flies the Chipmunk for the Irish Historic Flight Foundation (IHFF). Mark became the Chairman of the National Microlight Association of Ireland (NMAI) in 2013 and has overseen a massive growth in the organisation. In this role he has worked at local and national levels. In 2015, Mark won ‘Upcoming Aviation Professional Award’ at the Aviation Industry Awards sponsored by the IAA. Mark launched this website back in 2002 while always managing the website, he has also been Editor and Deputy Editor of FlyingInIreland Magazine from 2005 to 2015.

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