Gary, Commenced flying in 1968 whilst training as an apprentice in aircraft sheet metal/airframe. He has spent the last 42 years at Moorabbin Airport, the last 17 of those as a Chief Pilot at MFS. Gary commenced instructing in 1973 and has been a Chief Flying Instructor, Chief Pilot, Authorised Testing Officer and Manager of 3 aviation companies. Gary is married with 3 girls, and 1 boy who is a Qantas pilot. When not flying he enjoys the quiet life in a semi-rural environment on the Mornington Peninsula.