I was raised in a mission-minded family and spent a couple of years in PNG with my family when young. In my mid-twenties I went to the CLTC and served as Farm Manager/Business manager. It was during time I met Ann and we were married and we now
"I am a proud “Westie” having spent my younger days in the Henderson area. Rosalie and I were married 43 years ago in Ashhurst, Manawatu and have 3 adult children and 6 grandchildren, and a “grand dog”.
My education was at Henderson High
Leighton has worked for twenty three years in airline aircraft maintenance. He is a licensed maintenance engineer on Airbus, Boeing and turbo-propeller aircraft. He also has completed an aviation business management degree.
Following a long-standing passion for flying, Andrew was accepted into a full time training course in the Waikato in 2010. Eighteen months later he finished with his Commercial Pilot’s Licence and a Diploma in Aviation Science. He began working