Flying a multi-million pound fighter jet in hostile territory is not an everyday career, and comes with a high degree of pressure and responsibility. It’s a dream job that takes years of ambition, training and commitment. But for Mandy Hickson, this was a dream that became reality. Mandy served in the RAF for 17 years as a pilot flying Tornado GR4s. In this inspiring session, hear Mandy’s incredible journey to becoming one of the UK’s first female fast-jet pilots, and how she overcame many obstacles to develop the skills to succeed in such a demanding career.
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Mandy.