Build Suspended For Oshkosh

The RV12iS project has been delivered to UPS for its trip to Oshkosh, where it’ll be getting a ride in a brand new $340 million Boeing 747-8F! Due to AirVenture Oshkosh, the build is suspended and will proceed on Monday, July 29, from 5 to 7pm. Thank you to everyone who volunteered their time to…

Private Pilot Alert!

On July 19, Flight Club 502’s President, Henry Putney, passed his pilot check ride, the last step to attaining his private pilot certificate! We’re so excited for him and can’t wait to see what he accomplishes next in his flight career. Congratulations, Henry—all that hard work paid off!

Second Aviation Tours and Flight Camp

Flight Club 502 has completed its second Aviation Tours and Flight Camp, and it was amazing! They received a look at the Louisville International Airport and the Kentucky Air National Guard’s C-130s, as well as a flight in a hot air balloon and the club’s Cessna aircrafts! Campers got a look at Louisville International Airport’s…

A New Member to the Flight Club Family

Exciting news, everyone! Flight Club 502 has recently purchased a new Cessna-150 aircraft for pilot training! His name is Bumblebee, and we can’t wait to start flying him as soon as possible!

Intro to Aviation Camp

Another week in June, and another great summer camp hosted by Flight Club 502! This week was all about Intro to Aviation. Campers were taught the basics of flying and aerodynamics by Flight Club’s senior members, and they also took tours of some of the awesome aviation facilities in Louisville. Throughout the week, the kids…

Camp #1: Complete!

Day 2: On Tuesday, the Aviation Tour and Flight Camp was given an inside look at the Kentucky Air National Guard Base! We were escorted to the base’s aircrafts, and were sure to ask plenty of questions. The kids sat in the cockpit and felt what it was like to be an actual Air Force…

It’s Summertime!

Summer is officially here, and today Flight Club 502 kicked off our first summer camp of the season! This energetic group had an awesome time during their exclusive tour of the Bowman Field Control Tower. They watched as airplanes took off and landed and learned all about how air traffic controllers work to keep pilots…

Motivation Monday: Jessica Cox

When an obstacle is presented, will you choose to take it head on or allow it to keep you from your goals? That is the question Jessica Cox was faced with many times throughout her life, as she was born without arms. Born in Arizona in 1983, it is still unknown today why she never…

Memorial Day

Flight Club 502 would like to thank the men and women who have served in our military as well as remember those who have died while fighting for the US. We appreciate each and every one of you!