Matthew Rake

Hummingbird helicopters staff member Matt

Matthew Rake

Phone: 01302 802221

Managing Director

Matthew has both European (EASA) and United States (FAA) ATPL(H) Licenses, the highest grade of license available to Professional pilots. Matt is type rated on 7 aircraft types including the Sikorsky S92 to the smaller Bell 412EP ‘Hughie’, R22 and 44.

Most recently he spent 5 years flying from Aberdeen to oil installations, ships and floating support vessels on the North Sea. Prior to flying on the North Sea Matthew flew for the Saudi Red Crescent in the then newly formed Civilian Air Ambulance and was based in both Jeddah, Riyadh and Abu Dhabi.

Matt has flown drones for several years, has a PfCO and has completed multiple SUA Commercial Operations. His goal is to pass on his knowledge and provide safe, consistent but heavily customer focused, Drone training, and he looks forward to meeting you.

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us here at Hummingbird UAV!