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William Jones, 14, solos hot air balloon!

William Jones, 14, solos hot air balloon!

William Jones soloed a hot air balloon on December 19th, 2022! Congrats William and Instructor Bill Smith!

December 28, 2022
Saif Al-Khafaji Solos and passes written!

Saif Al-Khafaji Solos and passes written!

Big congratulations to Flight Club 502 member, Saif, for soloing (Kentucky Flight Training Center) and passing his written! Saif says,...

December 28, 2022
Nasir Roberts Solos!

Nasir Roberts Solos!

On December 19th Nasir Roberts soloed! Big congratulations to him and his instructor, Captain Dean Rice!

December 28, 2022
Steven Nguyen Solos!

Steven Nguyen Solos!

Steven Nguyen completed his first solo today!! Big shoutout to Cameron, Erika, Nolan, and Will for helping him get to...

November 26, 2022
Congrats to Asher Linn on his Solo!

Congrats to Asher Linn on his Solo!

Asher Linn, flight club member since 2017, soloed on November 17, 2022!!! Great job Asher!!!!!! His instructor is Micah Bowles.

November 18, 2022
Nate Ehrenborg earns Private Pilot’s License!

Nate Ehrenborg earns Private Pilot’s License!

On November 14th, 2022 Nate earned his private pilot's license! Congratulations to Nate and his flight instructor, Ben Miller!

November 14, 2022
Alex Ribenboim Solos on his 16th BIRTHDAY!

Alex Ribenboim Solos on his 16th BIRTHDAY!

Congrats Alex and his instructor Matthew Sutherland!

November 2, 2022
October’s Monthly Membership Meeting

October’s Monthly Membership Meeting

Thank you Douglas Kenney for sharing your knowledge on Space flight and photography!

November 2, 2022
Mohamud Aden Passes his Commercial Pilot’s License!

Mohamud Aden Passes his Commercial Pilot’s License!

Congratulations Mohamud! We are so proud of you!

November 2, 2022
Zach Whitaker solos!

Zach Whitaker solos!

On Wednesday September 14th Zach soloed! Congrats Zach!

September 20, 2022
Luke Solos!

Luke Solos!

Luke Anderson soloed on August 31, 2022. His instructor is Micah Bowles. Congrats! I’m sure his UPS pilot father Kyle...

September 20, 2022
Jonas Gordon Earns Private Pilot License!

Jonas Gordon Earns Private Pilot License!

On Saturday September 10th, Jonas Gordon earned his PPL! His instructor is Patrick Odonahue. Congrats Jonas!!  

September 12, 2022
Sophia Carden Solos!

Sophia Carden Solos!

On September 10th Sophia Soloed! Sophia is a Senior at Assumption High School. Congrats!! Her instructor is Matthew Sutherland.

September 12, 2022
McKinley Tolley obtained her private pilot license

McKinley Tolley obtained her private pilot license

Flight club member McKinley Tolley obtained her private pilot license today at Honaker aviation!! Way to go McKinley!!

September 2, 2022
Gus Boden obtains his PPL!

Gus Boden obtains his PPL!

Gus Boden, founding member of Flight Club 502, Sophomore at Colorado College obtained his Private Pilot Pilot’s license in Bluebird!...

August 25, 2022
Rob Hines earns Instrument Rating!

Rob Hines earns Instrument Rating!

FC502 Member Rob Hines, Sophomore at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University obtained his Instrument Rating on August 14, 2022. Congrats Rob!!!

August 15, 2022
Will DeHart Solos!

Will DeHart Solos!

Will DeHart, junior Eastern High School soloed today, august 10, 2022! His instructors are Noah Holdaway and his Aunt Laura...

August 12, 2022
Logan Clark obtains Private Pilot’s License!

Logan Clark obtains Private Pilot’s License!

Logan Clark obtained his PPL July 2021. His instructor Paul Wirkowski! Congrats Logan!

August 9, 2022
Flight Club Founding Member, Theron Varda obtained his Instrument Flight Rating!

Flight Club Founding Member, Theron Varda obtained his Instrument Flight Rating!

Flight Club Founding Member, Theron Varda, EKU just obtained his Instrument Flight Rating! Way to Go Theron!

August 9, 2022
Mohamud Aden obtained his Instrument rating

Mohamud Aden obtained his Instrument rating

Mohamud Aden obtained his Instrument rating on May 29, 2022. Instructor: Patrick O’Donahue and flight examiner J.C. Buehler! Way to...

August 9, 2022
Aidan Welch obtained his Private Pilot’s License!

Aidan Welch obtained his Private Pilot’s License!

On August 8th, 2022, Aidan Welch obtained his PPL! Flight instructor Micah Bowles! Flight Examiner Brad Biggers, GREAT job Aidan.

August 9, 2022
Nikki Thompson Solos!

Nikki Thompson Solos!

On August 8, 2022, Nikki Thompson, 11th grade Episcopal had her first solo! Congrats Nikki! Flight Instructors, Laura, Morgan, Matthew,...

August 9, 2022
Grace Halbleib Solos!

Grace Halbleib Solos!

Grace Halbleib, Sophomore at University of Colorado soloed on August 7, 2022. Instructor Meghan Schaefer, CONGRATS Grace!!!! Cleared for landing!

August 9, 2022
Chandler Caraway Solos!

Chandler Caraway Solos!

Chandler Caraway soloed June 22, 2022! Chandler is a Senior at UK. Congrats Chandler! Great job!

August 9, 2022