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Microlight pilot's 16th birthday flight

Ethan Sherry from Dungannon, County Tyrone, has joined an elite group of pilots by completing a solo microlight flight on his 16th birthday.

You must be 16 to fly solo and it has been his long-held ambition to do so.

He completed the flight at Newtownards Airport in County Down on Friday.

Video journalist: Erinn Kerr

  • 29 Jun 2019