David Roberts OBE

We are delighted to announce that David Roberts has been made an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2020 New Years Honours for his services to aviation.

David, who flies at Cotswold Gliding Club, has for decades generously volunteered his expertise, knowledge and abilities to numerous local, national and international roles in support of gliding and wider air sport, including as Chairman of the BGA, 1st Vice-President of the European Gliding Union, Chairman of the Royal Aero Club, and more recently as the President of Europe Air Sports. David continues to provide a significant contribution to all air sports through the Royal Aero Club.

Well done, David. And thank you!