Since 1964 GASCo has been working to improve safety in all types of General Aviation including flying training, private pleasure flying, helicopters, gliders, hang gliders, paragliders, microlighting, balloons, parachutes, gyroplanes and model aircraft. GASCo is funded by the contributions of the 32 member organisations, including the CAA, Met Office, MOD, NATS, as well as pilots and the public. There is an elected Board, a part-time Chief Executive, an Editor for the magazine and a full-time Office Manager at our Rochester office.