Supporting our veterans
changing lives through aviation
For over a decade the Air League has offered powered flying and gliding scholarships to wounded and injured servicemen and women.
Over 450 members of the British forces have completed power flying scholarships or taken part in our Battle Back Scheme run in partnership with the Army Gliding Association and Help for Heroes at Wyvern Gliding Club.
transition, recovery and rehabilitation
The programmes are designed for members of the British Forces returning from active service who have either physical or psychological disabilities and injuries. They are designed to be workforce transition, recovery and rehabilitation programmes that allows our scholars to build self-confidence and self-belief whilst at the same time being able to gain life skills and explore the opportunities available to them within aviation and aerospace.