Born in 1966, i’ve always been enthusiastic about flying to make it my job and also the main activity in my free time. I’m flying airplanes and helicopters in general aviation and Light sport aircraft/Ultralights. I am training PH for an LSA/Ultralight flying school (www.topgunflyschool.it) where a still fly aerobatic with a CAP10C.
I am an Instructor/Examiner LSA ULm on behalf of Aero Club d’Italia and formation flight instructor. Enlisted in ITALIAN AIR FORCE ACADEMY in 1984, after 4 years obtained two degrees in AERONAUTICAL SCIENCE and POLITICAL SCIENCE. Graduated Military Pilot in 1989 on JET Aermacchi MB339. Qualified also Helicopter Pilot and Combat Ready. During military career held positions of Flight Squadron Commander, Training Manager Officer, Operation Manager Officer, Technical and Operational Tactics Instructor CSAR, Deputy Wing Commander. Attended two sessions of Tactical Leadership Program (TLP) in Florennes Belgium. Three combat operations: – Somali war, Mogadishu 1993. -Bosnia Herzegovina, Sarajevo CJ3Air Commander SFOR 1995. – Kosovo, KFOR 1999. Quit the Airforce in 2000 to join Civil career in Alitalia Airline. Performed training in formation flights both fixed and rotary wings. Experience VFR/IFR, Aerobatic, Formation, Basic Fighting Maneuvers, Low Level navigations.
Hired by a Major Airline in Italy in 2000 spent many years flying on short and medium haul on A320Family.
EASA Qualified Instructor Pilot FI (A) MEP.
TOTAL FLIGHT TIME 16210 Hrs