The Honourable Company of Air Pilots incorporating Air Navigators

Advertising in Air Pilot

Air Pilot is the official publication of the Honourable Company of Air Pilots, a Livery Company of the City of London, founded in 1929.  The Patron is HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and the Grand Master, HRH The Prince Andrew, Duke of York.

Membership comprises air pilots and navigators, either professional or private, from the civil or military sector, flying fixed wing or rotary aircraft, powered or unpowered, men and women. Many members pursue a range of professions, including law, accountancy, medicine, academia, consultancy, or run their own businesses.

Target readership:

  • Company members, which includes members of Royal families,Ministers, MPs, members of the House of Lords
  • Corporation of London
  • Members of all other City Livery Companies
  • Civil, military, private pilots and navigators
  • Executives of the aviation industry worldwide
  • The Company's affiliated units:
    Army Air Corps
    847 Naval Air Squadron (Royal Marines)
    750 Naval Air Squadron
    HMS Ocean
    RAF Aerobatic Team ((Red Arrows)Central Flying School
    Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
    4624 (County of Oxford) Movements Squadron RAuxAF
    University of London Air Squadron Headquarters
    London Wing Air Training Corps
    RAF College Cranwell
    Central Flying School
    101 Squadron Royal Air Force
    No IV (R) Squadron Royal Air Force
    Fly Navy Heritage Trust

Editorial profile: 

Air Pilot publishes information to further the aims and objectives of the Company including: technical and air safety matters, legislation, licensing, medicine, human elements, airmanship, international professional standards and pilot education and training.  Editions include information from Government and regulatory bodies and other aeronautical institutions, as well as the Air Pilots benevolent fund and charitable trusts.  News and information about the Company, its functions and member activities are also carried.  Features cover technical reports, professional visits and reflect a wide range of member interests. 


Air Pilot is published every two months (February, April, June, August, October, December).  Distribution is mainly in the UK but also includes the Company's overseas regions, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand and North America, as well as to individual members worldwide.  


Distribution is free to Company members and by subscription at £2.50 a copy.


The Honourable Company of Air Pilots

Printed Solutions Ltd, Unit 8, Network 4, Lincoln Road, Cressex Business Park, High Wycombe, HP12 3RF
T: 01494 478870 F: 01494 47887

DTP using Quark Xpress

Artwork should be submitted on disk or by e-mail direct to the printers in the following format:  TIFF, JPEG, BMP and "press optimized" PDF files all created to the final required size at a resolution of at least 300dpi.  EPS files are also acceptable provided they have fonts and images embedded.  For advertisements to be place on 'colour pages' artwork files should be formatted for CMYK colour.  For inside 'mono pages'  artwork should be formatted for black and white.  Macintosh Quark Xpress files (supplied with both the screen and printer fonts and any high resolution images used therein) are also acceptable. Please supply as single pages incorporating crop marks & 3mm bleed if required. 

The 10th of the month preceding the month of publication. 

Advertisements cancelled after the copy deadline will be charged at 50% of the rate quoted.

Advertising Costs:


Full page bleed area 297mm x 210mm
Full page type area 186mm x 272mm
Half page horizontal 186mm x 133mm
Half page vertical 90mm x 272mm
Quarter page 90mm x 133mm


  Colour -
Back Cover
Colour -
Inside Page
Mono -
Inside page
Full page £750 £650


Half page horizontal £400 £350 £250
Half page vertical n/a £350 £250
Quarter page n/a £250 £150

The Editor: Paul Smiddy

The Honourable Company of Air Pilots, Cobham House, 9 Warwick Court, Gray's Inn, London WC1R 5DJ  Tel: 020 7404 4032  Fax: 020 7404 4035  
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