Why Join the BAAC?

1. Membership confers the prestige of associating with consultants who have direct access to the House of Lords and aviation Regulatory Bodies such as the Civil Aviation Authority, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration.

2. Promote yourself to the Aviation industry Worldwide via this website.

3. Individual Members of the BAAC may claim the credibility of their adhering to a strict Code of Conduct.

NAME John Chester HUTCHINSON FRAeS MBAC FRIN
ADDRESS Aviation Consultant
The Maltings
Kelshall
Royston
SG8 9SG
TELEPHONE 01763 287443
MOBILE
FAX +44(0)20 7504 3587
EMAIL johnhutch@kelshall.com
WEBSITE www.lkbaltica.com
SERVICES 
  1. Expert witness in cases concerning flight crew and cabin crew.
2. Operation of Supersonic Transports.
3. Pilot Selection.
4. General advice on aviation safety matters.
SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES 
  The following amplifies the services offered as numbered above:

1. Aviation Safety issues
2. Development of future flightdecks, with particular interest in Synthetic and Enhanced Vision Systems.
3. Specialist interest in the development of a 2nd generation supersonic transport, gained from 15 years operation of the Concorde.
4. Current experience in pilot selection interviewing.
BACKGROUND 
  Flying Training in Royal Air Force completed in November 1956. Maritime Operation Conversion Unit, RAF Kinloss, 1957.
205/209 Squadron, RAF Changi, Singapore operating Shackletons. Central Flying School, RAF Little Rissington, 1960.
A2 category QFI/IRE, No 2 FTS, RAF Syerston, 1960-63.
McAlpine Aviation, Luton Airport, Chief Pilot and TRE, 1963-66.
BOAC/British Airways, 1966-92. Co-Pilot Boeing 707 and 747.
Command on VC10s in 1976. Concorde Captain 1977 until retirement. Route Check Captain from 1987.

Past Master of the Guild of Air Pilots and Navigators
FRAeS and member of: Flight Operations Group, Royal Aeronautical Society.
Member of the Aviation Study Group, Linacre College, Oxford.
Member of SBAC/RAeS Air Travel – Greener by Design” Steering Group.
Member of Aviation Safety Working Party, Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety