Kapiti Aero Club President Greig Bishop receiving the Flying NZ Safety Award from guest presenter Mark Mehlhopt.
FLYING NZ SAFETY AWARD
JACK MEHLHOPT AIRMANSHIP AWARD
The safety award is awarded annually to a Flying NZ affiliated Aero Club, who can successfully manage risk through their safety program and/or have introduced an innovative safety initiative into their Safety Program.
The Jack Mehlhopt Airmanship Award was awarded for the first time this year and will be presented annually to a Club or person that demonstrates and maintains exceptionally high airmanship standards.
Both were awarded at the 2017 Flying NZ Conference dinner.