Our Instructors


Nathan Mauchline - Chief Flying Instructor

Nathan is a highly experienced commercial pilot with 8000 hours flying everything from small trainers to larger charter aircraft. He is the backbone of WAC and maintains high standards of professionalism at the club. 

B-Cat Instructor   Senior Microlight Instructor   ATPL (A)


Daniel Murray

Daniel is a full time instructor at the club who who joined us mid 2017. He has great enthusiasm and takes pride in seeing his students achieve their goals. 

B-Cat Instructor


Leroy Johnston

Leroy is an instructor who works part time at the Aero Club. Over the past few years he has trained at the Wanganui Aero Club, gaining his PPL, CPL and Instructor rating. Leroy is on the committee and is heavily involved with all club activities.

C-Cat Instructor


Jonathan Murray

Jonathan is one of our full time instructors. He finished his Commercial pilot licence with us and continued to complete his C-Cat instructor rating late 2018. Jonathan is a master with the 3d Printer and flies and builds model aircraft in his spare time.

C-Cat Instructor


Jonathan Mauchline

Also a full time instructor at the Wanganui Aero Club, Jonathan completed all his training here and has been instructing since late 2018. Jonathan is very involved in the taildragger training and is always broke from flying the cub too often in his time off.

C-Cat Instructor