On a Wing and a Chair has now closed down. If you would like to continue to follow Dave’s adventures or contact him, go to

On a Wing and a Chair supported Dave Jacka in his epic journey to become the first person with quadriplegia to fly solo around Australia.

The aim of this world first was to raise the publics expectations of what people with disabilities can achieve!

This website followed Dave’s journey that took place in May 2013. The flight took 38 days.

This is Dave’s story…


Check out Dave on Channel Nine’s Weekend Today Show:

Dave’s Flight Path

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