Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE

Line Pilot

Simon joined the charity in August 2015 on a freelance basis, and joined the team permanently in May 2022.

He spent 28 years in the Army, where he spent 19 years as an Army Air Corps pilot and worked as the programme manager for buying and bringing into service the new E-model Apache attack helicopter.

He received an MBE for outstanding leadership in Command of his Army Air Corps Squadron during an Afghanistan tour and a tour in support of the London 2012 Olympic Games where they provided dynamic air security.

Simon's Latest Missions

Location: Mangotsfield

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Trainee critical care paramedic Enda Doran

Enda Doran
Trainee Critical Care Paramedic

Dan Tucker

Dan Tucker
Critical Care Paramedic

Dr Maria Smith

Maria Smith
Medical Director

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

Location: Matchams near Ringwood

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Trainee critical care paramedic Enda Doran

Enda Doran
Trainee Critical Care Paramedic

Dan Tucker

Dan Tucker
Critical Care Paramedic

Dr Maria Smith

Maria Smith
Medical Director

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

Location: Orcheston

Attended in: Helicopter

Transported to: Southampton General Hospital

Crew Attending
Dan Tucker

Dan Tucker
Critical Care Paramedic

Dr David Connor

David Connor
Critical Care Doctor

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

Location: Devizes

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Dan Tucker

Dan Tucker
Critical Care Paramedic

Dr David Connor

David Connor
Critical Care Doctor

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

Location: Aldbourne

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Dan Tucker

Dan Tucker
Critical Care Paramedic

Dr David Connor

David Connor
Critical Care Doctor

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

FACTS AND FIGURES

Did you know?

Wiltshire Air Ambulance's Bell 429 helicopter can reach a top speed of 178 mph.