To Dream, To Fly, To Inspire…
Melanie Astles is a six-time French Aerobatic Champion in 5 different levels, from Espoir in 2007 – to Elite in 2020 & 2021. She is also the reigning British Unlimited champion.
She made history as the first woman to compete in the famous Red Bull Air Race as a Challenger Cup pilot. In 2022 she will join the prestigious WCAR (World Championship Air Race) in the premier category “Aero GP1”.
Melanie’s story is above all one of passion, perseverance and surpassing oneself. When she left school at the age of 18 to enter professional life, no one imagined that this young girl would one day realize her childhood dream: to become a pilot. Like all successful careers, she owes much of her success to the exceptional people she has met along the way.
Passionate, determined and hard-working, Mélanie puts all her heart into pursuing her sporting and aeronautical goals. She loves sharing her dreams with the public and inspiring people to follow their dreams. She is present on social networks, at conferences and at airshows she attends around the world every year.
She has accumulated over 4200 hours of flight time in all disciplines.
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