News & Press

December 18, 2018

JUPITER AIRBORNE WITH FIRST STUDENT

Last week saw the first student to get airborne in a Jupiter aircraft. As part of UKMFTS’ first Royal Navy Rear Crew Course, the sortie got […]
December 18, 2018

Rotary Wing Update

This week the Rotary Wing programme witnessed a number of key events on its journey to full delivery. The week started with the UKMFTS Jupiter/Juno fleet […]
November 20, 2018

10,000 HOUR MILESTONE FOR THE UK ROTARY MILITARY FLYING TRAINING SYSTEM

On 15th November 2018, the rotary element of the UK Military Flying Training System (MFTS) achieved the auspicious milestone of 10,000 flying hours, using a fleet […]
September 26, 2018

First Elementary Flying Training Graduation for UKMFTS

The first student pilots graduated from Elementary Flying Training (EFT) on 23 Aug 18 marking another momentous achievement for No 3 Flying Training School (3FTS) and UKMFTS. […]
September 5, 2018

Ascent welcomes new Managing Director

  Ascent Managing Director, Dave Boden, has announced his intention to depart the organisation, starting his transition from the company on 29 October 2018.   The […]
August 17, 2018

100th MFTS Student Graduates from RNAS Culdrose

Highly successful Programme delivers Milestone
May 15, 2018

Up, Up and Away for Prefect – The 1st Student Goes Solo

Up, Up and Away for Prefect – The 1st Student Goes Solo   Another first for UKMFTS Elementary Flying Training (EFT) occurred this week at RAF […]
April 25, 2018

First student gets airborne in a Juno helicopter

THE FIRST TRAINEE PILOT GETS AIRBORNE IN A JUNO HELICOPTER UNDER THE NEW UK ROTARY MILITARY FLYING TRAINING SYSTEM On 25 April 2018, the first trainee […]
April 16, 2018

1ST PHENOM FLIGHT UNDER MILITARY REGISTER FOR UK MILITARY FLYING TRAINING SYSTEM

First Phenom Flight at RAF Cranwell
April 9, 2018

First student Prefect sortie

First student gets airborne at Barkston Heath in a Prefect