Members Reclaim Scheme
Hire Subsidy : Full Flying Members
The subsidy for licensed LAC members is £ 10.00 per hour when hiring an aircraft from any of the Barton Flying Schools.
Member may claim a maximum of two, one-hour periods per month (Only full hours are claimable but may be consolidated over a single month.)
Grant towards further training : Full Flying Members
Full LAC Members are eligible for recovery of CAA fees for IMC, Night Rating etc.
Re-claim of landing fees outside the partner airfield scheme : two special cases
Flying members may claim £ 5 per landing when landing at unmanned strips. (2 per month)
Non-Barton based flying members may reclaim a Barton landing fee (max one per month).
GFT Grant : Student Members
Members under training for a first licence cannot claim for hirings but benefit from a grant of £ 150 on successful completion of their training. (On award of the grant the student member will be uprated to PPL member and a pro rata membership fee for the remainder of the year is payable.)
Claim procedure is as follows:
Pay for your flight hire or landing. Copy the invoice and enclose it with a copy of your flight log and membership details. Please state clearly what you are claiming.
Send the claim
with your bank details to: The LAC
Secretary, PO Box 472, Sale M33 0BU (email
All claims must be received within two months of the event and will normally be paid by BACS.