Dave Blackburn

Chief Pilot Instructor

Joining the company in 2020 Dave brings 19 years of military aviation experience to the team on both manned and unmanned platforms, with over 2000 operational hours on the MQ-9 Reaper. In addition, he is a QFI whose final tour in the RAF was as the Standards and Evaluation Pilot for the UK MQ-9 Force, he also continues to fly for the RAF reserves in his capacity as a QFI. Dave is passionate about all aspects of aviation and instruction and is also an instructor and examiner on SUAS. In his spare time Dave enjoys riding and racing Off Road Motorcycles.