Flying for Shuttleworth and Jet Heritage helped set the seal on this leading military test pilot’s outstanding career
Being a test pilot can open up all sorts of fascinating doors. Flying many different aircraft types becomes a fact of life — sometimes a challenge, always an experience. But, even so, chances to gain time on historic aeroplanes remain exceptional. During a long and diverse career as a British military test pilot, Mike Brooke was fortunate enough to do exactly that.