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!

Summer Camps 2019

Flight Club 502 has FIVE great summer camps set for 2019 and there’s a camp for every age and experience level. Several of these camps include tours that are unique because we get “behind the scenes” access to places the public rarely gets to see. Download the Schedule and Links to Sign up Here!

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.