for August, 2010
Congratulations to AeroDynamic CFI Patrick Balagot who landed a job with the Scandinavian Aviation Academy in San Diego. Our best wishes go with Patrick.
Another fledgling leaves the nest! Congratulations to Jeff Stephenson who flew his first solo in Citabria 53893. Well done Jeff!
Well done to Justin Beckham who soloed SportStar 712MF for the first time. Congratulations Justin and CFI Erik Schmidt.
Congratulations to Juan Rodriguez who came to us from far Ecuador to earn his Sport Pilot license. Juan built his own Fisher Biplane which he will be flying from the jungles to the Andes and back. Well done Juan!
Arrow 5053S is off line – but it is good news. It is getting its engine overhauled. Should be back mid-September.
Cessna 170 8245A is off line for a month or so getting a new interior.
Another checkride passed! August is starting well. Congratulations to Peter Fernell who passed his Sport Pilot checkride in a SportStar with Lou Fields. Well done Peter and his CFI Adam Marsh. Enjoy flying your Sonex, Peter.
Well done to Matt Herbert who aced his Private Pilot checkride with examiner Sherry Diamond. Congratulations to Matt, and his CFI Mark Guerrero.
A brand new Sport Pilot! Congratulations to David Hinojosa who earned his Sport Pilot license in his own EuroFox with Examiner Lou Fields. David trained in our SportStars and then in his EuroFox with AeroDynamic CFI Daniel Most.
A resounding well done to Chris Vervais who soloed a Citabria, anxiously watched by his CFI Jim Grant. Congratulations Chris!