Congrats Afton!

Happy birthday Afton Putney, and congratulations for successfully accomplishing your first solo flight this morning! We’re so proud of you!

First Combat Flying Female Marine in the US Stops By the Hangar

For Flight Club 502’s last Intro to Aviation meeting, we were given the opportunity to meet Colonel Amy M. McGrath-Henderson “Krusty,” the first female Marine to fly on a combat mission. She shared her story with us as well as some advice for aspiring pilots. Colonel McGrath has over 2,000 flight hours and has flown…

Special Guests at Hangar 5

Thanks to Officer Jason Sattich, a helicopter pilot with the Louisville Metro Police Department, for coming out to Hangar 5 and talking with our students about careers in aviation through police academies and defense agencies! We’re extremely grateful to have the brave men and women of the LMPD watching over our city and keeping us…

And the Winner is . . .

. . . John Yates! Thanks to everyone that purchased a raffle. Your support helped us reach our goal of 600 tickets sold and a plane for Flight Club 502.

Welcome to Flight Club 502.org

With the start of the NewYear, the Club is in the final stretch of its effort to raise funds for the purchase of a small plane to allow members to fly with an instructor. Only 600 tickets will be sold for a trip on a private jet to a destination of your choosing within a…