Chris Parker

Pilot in London, United Kingdom

Chris Parker

Pilot in London, United Kingdom

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Pilot, sailor, photographer, geek!

Started flying in the RAF (1976) - Bulldog, Jet Provost, Gnat, Hawk, Harrier. Left the RAF to join the airlines - Cathay Pacific Airways in Hong Kong (1988) - L-1011 Tristar, Boeing 747-400 and A340-200. Since 1996, back in the UK on the A330-300, A340-300 and A340-600 with a major UK carrier. Converted to the Boeing 787 in August 2016.

Own a 1980 turbo-normalised Beech A36 Bonanza [gzloj.net]. EASA/CAA light aircraft Flying Instructor FI(A). Qualified as RYA Yachtmaster in 2010. Gained the professional Remote Pilot Qualification - Small Unmanned Aircraft (RPQ-S) Certificate in 2015.

  • Work
    • Airline Pilot
    • Royal Air Force
  • Education
    • BSc Physics