The Honourable Company of Air Pilots incorporating Air Navigators

Past Masters

 

Grand Masters

 

1938 - 42

HRH The Duke of Kent

1947 - 53

HRH The Princess Elizabeth

1953 - 2002

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

2002 -

HRH The Duke of York

 

 

Masters

 

1929 - 30

Air Vice Marshal Sir W Sefton Brancker  KCB AFC

1932 - 37

Captain The Rt. Hon Frederick E Guest  PC CBE DSO MP

1937 - 49

The Most Hon The Marquess of Londonderry  KG PC MVO

 

 

Deputy Masters

 

1929 - 30

Squadron Leader E L Johnston  OBE AFC

1930 - 32

Captain The Rt Hon Frederick E Guest  TC CBE DSO MP

1932 - 33

The Most Hon The Marquess of Douglas and Clydesdale  AFC
    (later His Grace the Duke of Hamilton  KT PC GCVO AFC)

1933 - 34

Captain O P Jones  CVO OBE

1934 - 35

Captain N Macmillan  OBE MC AFC DL ARFAeS FRSA

1935 - 36

Captain A G Lamplugh  CBE FRAeS MJAE FRGS

1936 - 38

Group Captain P W S Bulman  CBE MC AFC FRAeS

1938 - 44

Wing Commander R H Stocken  FRAeS

1944 - 46

Air Vice Marshal D C T Bennett  CB CBE DSO

1946 - 48

Wing Commander N H Woodhead  DSO AFC

1948 - 49

Group Captain W N Cumming  OBE DFC AFRAeS FRMetS

 

 

Masters

 

1949

Group Captain W N Cumming  OBE DFC AFREeS FRMetS

1949 - 1950

Wing Commander C A Pike  OBE AFC AFRAeS

1950 - 51

Wing Commander H F Jenkins  OBE AFC

1951 - 53

J Lankester Parker Esq  OBE FRAeS Hon MSLAE

1953 - 54

Captain D A Brice  ARAeS

1954 - 56

Captain J C Harrington  OBE FRGS

1956 - 57

J Lankester Parker Esq  OBE FRAeS Hon MSLAE

1957 - 59

Sir Frederick Tymms  KCIE MC FRAeS

1959 - 1961

K G Bergin Esq  OStJ MA MD DPH FRAeS

1961 - 62

Captain J T Percy

1962 - 64

A M A Majendie Esq  MA FRAeS FIN FRGS

1964 - 65

Sir Alan J Cobham  KBE AFC

1965 - 66

Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir Dermot Boyle  GCB KCVO KBE AFC

1966 - 68

Captain W Baillie  MVO OBE FRAeS FRMetS FRIN

1968 - 1970

C T Farndell Esq  FRIN FRMetS

1970 - 71

Captain N V Bristow  AFRAeS

1971 - 72

A P W Cane Esq  FRAeS FRIN

1972 - 73

Captain R E Gillman  DFC DFM FRMetS MRIN AFRAeS

1973 - 74

W P Robinson Esq  MBE FRIN

1974 - 75

Air Commodore P M Brothers  CBE DSO DFC*

1975 - 76

Captain C A Owens  LVO FRAeS FCIT FBIM

1976 - 77

Air Cdre & Alderman The Hon Sir Peter Vanneck  CB OBE AFC AE MA DL

1977 - 78

Captain A Caesar-Gordon  DFC DFM

1978 - 79

Captain L F J Holdstock  FRAeS FRMetS MRIN MBAE MBAC

1979 - 1980

B H Pickard Esq  MB BS FRCS DLO FRAeS

1980 - 81

H O Field Esq  FRAeS

1981 - 82

Captain C G Klimcke  MBE DFM

1982 - 83

N A Royce Esq  OBE FRIBA PPCIArb FBAE

1983 - 84

D Proudlove Esq  AE MA

1984 - 85

Captain K B Blevins  FRAeS FRMetS FRSA

1985 - 86

T W Brooke Smith Esq  CEng FRAeS

1986 - 87

Air Chief Marshal Sir Neil Wheeler  GCB CBE DSO DFC* AFC FRAeS

1987 - 88

R Pooley Esq  CStJ FRIN FRAeS

1988 - 89

Captain F H Dell  FRAeS FBIM

1989 - 1990

F S Stringer Esq  BSc FRIN CEng FRAeS FRSA

1990 - 91

Captain M Bannister

1991 - 92

Captain D R Mauleverer  FRAeS

1992 - 93

Air Marshal Sir Denis Crowley-Milling  KCB CBE DSO DFC* AE

1993 - 94

Captain C E Elton

1994 - 95

Captain C L Hodgkinson  FRAeS FRIN FRMetS MBAC

1995 - 96

Captain G Fowkes  FRMetS MRIN

1996 - 97

Dr I C Perry  MFOM DavMed FRAeS

1997 - 98

R W Bridge Esq  AFC FRAeS FRIN

1998 - 99

Captain T R Fulton  FRAeS MCIT MIMgt

1999 - 2000

Captain J C Hutchinson  FRAeS FRIN MBAC

2000 - 01

A G Thorning Esq  MA CEng FRAeS MRIN

2001 - 02

M A Grayburn Esq  CRAeS

2002 - 03

D M S Simpson Esq  OBE CEng FIMechE FRAeS

2003 - 04

M J Willett Esq BA(Hons) MBA FRAeS

2004 - 05

Captain R Felix  LVO FRAeS

2005 - 06

Captain P L Buggé FRAeS

2006 - 07

Captain W D (Jock) Lowe BSc PhD DSc DUniv FRAeS AMIChE

2007 - 08

Group Captain R W Gault FRAeS

2008 - 09

Air Commodore R S Peacock-Edwards CBE AFC FRAeS FCIM

2009 - 2010

Rear Admiral C H D Cooke-Priest CB CVO FRAeS

2010 - 11

Doctor M A Fopp MA DSc FMA FRAeS

2011 - 12

Captain O W (Wally) Epton FRAeS

2012 - 13

Air Marshal C R Spink CB CBE FCIM FRAeS

2013 - 14

His Honour Judge T W Owen FRAeS

2014 - 15

Dorothy Saul-Pooley LLB(Hons) FRAeS

2015 - 16

Squadron Leader C J Ford MBE

2016 - 17

Captain P Q Benn

2017 - 18

Captain C J Spurrier BSc(Eng)

2018 - 19

Captain C A Cox FRAeS