Robert Knight

Lecturer in Aviation

  • Newton Building Room UG12
  • T: +44 (0)161 295 3070
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Office Times

“Please contact me via email for an appointment”


Holder of a Commercial Pilot’s License since 1997, previously employed since 1980 by British Gas, latterly as a Project Engineer, in Distribution Gas Engineering. Prior to this employed by North West Water as a Land Surveyor for 2 years, and  before this as a Design Draughtsman for Allott and Lomax, Civil Engineering Consultants, for 2 years.


Aviation Business Enterprise year 4

Navigation & Meteorology year 4

Aviation Business Enterprise year 5

Navigation Systems and Aircraft Performance year 5

Route Planning and Navigation Systems year 5

Airline & Airport Management year 5

Aviation Business Enterprise year 6

Flight Simulation year 7

Qualifications and Memberships

EASA Commercial Pilot’s License

EASA Senior Flight Examiner

EASA Flight Instructor

PG Cert in HE Practice