Noel Philips is a UK based aviation and travel reporter and content creator.  He has been documenting his flight and rail adventures since 2001.  Noel’s aim is to bring the experience of travel and flight to the internet, from the mundane to the exotic, from the smallest of aircraft to the largest.  Through his YouTube channel and social media outlets (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) he aims to bring the magic of travel to all, allowing everyone to experience the world regardless of circumstances.

Noel Philips

When he’s not flying, Noel is dedicated to helping people save money on their airfares and enabling them to travel smarter.

Noel has been featured in news articles and TV around the world, with his videos shown on TV networks in 5 continents. Since 2013, he has flown over 600,000 miles, visiting every continent except Antarctica (it’s on the wish list).

Noel Philips with an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-800 at Cordova, Alaska

Personal Life

Noel Philips was born in 1980 and grew up in Leicester, UK. He currently lives in Derbyshire with his wife Rachel, two children and Suzi the dog. Noel worked in IT Security for many years before being lucky enough to be able to take his passion for aviation full time.

Enjoying a Big Mac at 6,000ft. Because why not?

In his spare time, Noel is a private pilot and can be found flying around the UK in a Piper PA28. He’s never lost his passion for IT, and enjoys coding and building web applications.