British Microlight Aircraft Association – these are the people who govern our sport
National Private Pilot’s Licence – full information about the licence and medical requirements
Flights with Rosie – if Essex is too far north for you, try flying with Rosie
Foot Flight Paramotors– flexible flying; store your aircraft in the back of your car!
British Women Pilots’ Association – “a woman’s place is in the cockpit!”
The Bumble-bee Flying Club – about our private flying
How Green is your Airfield? – environmental information about airstrips
See how it flies – one of the best explanations on the web of the theory of flight
History of the Thruster – an illustrated history of the marque
A complete history of Microlights – thanks to the British Microlight Aircraft Association
Microlight discussions – selected threads on the BMAA ‘Microlights’ group; questions anecdotes and debate.
The Microlight Forum – an independent forum for microlight pilots to discuss what they want (mostly about flying)
Building and flying a microlight kit – a friend of ours publishes a blog about his new aeroplane. Read all about it here.
and [here] is a complete history of our sport.
Civil Aviation Safety links
VFR Flight Guide –the ‘Highway Code’ of flying
Safety Sense leaflets – good advice on how to avoid those scary moments
GASIL – lessons to be learnt from other people’s scary moments
Met Office Rainfall Radar – see where it’s been raining for the last few hours
The latest satellite photograph – see all those clouds from above
The latest flying weather – weather reports giving cloud & wind details
Epping weather – the web site of a private weather station near North Weald
Aviation Weather – the official source: the Met Office Aviation Briefing Service
Get Met – Full details of aviation weather services from the Met Office
Flight simulation links
X-Plane – the heart of our simulator
Horizon Simulation – who provided the scenery map
Link Miles DC10 Simulator – the second one Joan worked on professionally; now in a museum
Computer Museum – retiring old computers once used for simulators
Childhood First – caring for children in the UK with severe emotional and behavioural difficulties
Sight Savers – restoring sight to adults and children in the world's poorest countries
Powersnipe eBay Auction Sniper – Tired of babysitting eBay auctions? Hire a sniper! (referral id = 60877)
Worried? Scared? – scared of heights? Fear of flying? or just nerves before your GST? You can change that…
or for extra help, try here perhaps.
Web Archive – has that useful web page disappeared? It may still be on the Wayback Machine.
Eg. Try searching for http://www,saxonmicro.co.uk
About the law and other advice – need help and advice?
General sport links – try out other sports
Important note: Saxon Microlights can take no responsibility for the content of external sites to which we provide links.
We only make links to sites which we found good when we last visited them,
but we cannot guarantee that changes will not be made afterwards.