Douglas Field is the founder of Wings of Life and is 19 years old. Was a boarder at St. Joseph’s Nudgee College and graduated in 2008. As a passionate aviator he received a recreational pilots license at age 15 and now holds a Senior Instructors rating, and a Private Pilot License with numerous endorsements. At present Doug is studying a Bachelor of Aviation at Griffith University and plans to graduate in 2011. He is very determined to lead this Wings of Life team to success!
This Spitfire, VH-SFG, was built from a Supermarine Aircraft kit. This particular kit is a 80% replica Spitfire and wears the markings of Sqn Ldr Jan Zumbach.