Upcoming events


The 2018 event programme comprises seven Club lunches and an Annual Reception and all functions are open to Members and their invited guests.  Each event offers an excellent platform for business, hospitality and networking in a friendly club-like environment.

The lunches are traditionally held at the Institute of Directors at 116 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5ED, with an average of 140 attendees at each function and plenty of opportunity to connect with industry peers and expand your industry contacts.

Our Annual Reception will be held on Wednesday 11 July at the House of Commons, Westminster, London from 7:00 – 9:00pm, supported by MAPLES.  Richard Noble OBE of Bloodhound SSC will be the guest speaker on the evening.

We are delighted to announce the inaugural event of the Aviation Club UK’s Young Professionals network.  A drinks Reception will take place on Thursday 7 June in Café Duke at the Institute of Directors, London from 6:00 – 7:30pm.  This event is open to non-members.  Tickets cost £20 each.  We will be joined by Katie Foster, Head of People Services at NATS to hear about a career in air traffic management

Details for forthcoming events are shown below.  Please click on the relevant link at the foot of the page to book your places via our secure online booking system.

2018 Lunch Dates and Speakers:

 Thursday 7 June Christine Ourmières-Wideners  CEO  flybe.
Thursday 7 June,  6:00 – 7:30pm YOUNG AVIATION PROFESSIONALS RECEPTION Katie Foster, Head of People Services NATS
Wednesday 11 July, 7:00 – 9:00pm ANNUAL RECEPTION
Thursday 13 September Steven Udvar-Hazy CEO Air Lease Corporation
Thursday 8 November Martin Gauss CEO Air Baltic
Thursday 6 December  Craig Kreeger  CEO  Virgin Atlantic

Refund policy:  Refunds will be made on cancellations received ten working days prior to an event, less a £12 (inc VAT) administration charge.  After this period, no refunds will be given, and any cancellations or no-shows will be subject to full charge.


Thursday 7 June 2018

Christine Ourmières-Widener



Annual Reception Wednesday 11 July 2018

wish special guest Richard Noble OBE, Bloodhound ssc

Thursday 13 September 2018

Steven Udvar-Hazy


Air Lease Corporation

Thursday 8 November 2018

Martin Gauss



Thursday 6 December 2018

Craig Kreeger


Virgin Atlantic