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New Private Pilot: Chris BennettJan 21 2013
Chris Bennett made it look easy as he aced his checkride and received his Private Pilot Certificate after instruction from CFI Erik Schmidt. Chris will now be upgrading to a DA-40 which he will pick up out East and fly back to RHV on a transcontinental XC. Congratulations Chris!
New Private Pilot: Michael BuschJan 14 2013
Michael Busch trained with the guidance of CFI Erik Schmidt not just to proficiency, but to fluency. After an outstanding checkride in Citabria N1806G, DPE Sherry Diamond presented Michael with his Private Pilot Certificate. Excellent job, Michael!
New Instrument Pilot: Casey HillDec 15 2012
Congratulations to Casey Hill who came all the way from Alaska to get his Instrument Rating with CFI Erik Schmidt and DPE Jim Currier.
Casey will now be heading back to Alaska to work on his Commercial ticket in a C185 with retractable gear (Skis!). He’ll also be flying as a C130 loadmaster with the Alaska ANG. Good job Casey!
Going Solo: Gopal NarayanOct 31 2012 Gopal Narayan and CFI Erik Schmidt
Gopal Narayan solos in Citabria 5032G for Halloween and it’s not scary at all! That’s because he is training at AeroDynamic Aviation. Congrats Gopal!