Paul started flying gliders in 1988 while serving 16 years in the RAAF as an aircraft Avionics Technician. After leaving the RAAF, Paul worked as a Licensed Avionics Aircraft Maintenance Engineer contractor in the Middle East, Canada and Papua New Guinea specializing in Maintenance Planning, but his passion has always been flying. Paul and his wife Karen are both Commercial pilots who own and operate an Aerial Advertising company based just North of Brisbane. Their fleet consists of a Decathlon, Citabria and Scout. The couple are immersed in Aviation with Karen providing abinitio RAAus training and Paul passionately providing advanced flight training including Tailwheel, Formation Flying, Aerobatics and Upset Recovery Training.