34 years, from Limerick, holds a Commercial Pilots License with
a multi engine instrument rating and has over 400 hours of flying
time. Fully qualified for the airlines, Paul plans to take up a
cockpit seat with an airline in the near future.
Alan McMahon, 29 years,
from Dublin, works as an IT Consultant for Dell Computers. Passionate
about flying since childhood, Alan holds a Private Pilots License
and has accumulated over 300 flight hours, including numerous trips
around Australia and the United States.
pilots became good friends while learning to fly in Adelaide, Australia. They
operate as an effective team in the cockpit - having flown together in Australia,
Ireland and the USA. Passionate about aviation, they have long shared a dream
to fly around the world.
Flight 2003 is an opportunity to achieve their goals, in celebration of the Wright
brothersí first flight while raising funds to support the treatment of cancer
- a global disease which has affected millions of lives around the world.