Flight Club 502 founding member Eloise Eiffler passed earned her Private Pilots License. Eloise is a senior at Sacred Heart Academy. Her flight instructor is Captain Robin Sloan. This year Eloise is our Director of Development. Congratulations Eloise!
St Xavier High School junior and Flight Club member, Hayden Guenthner soloed! His instructor is Meghan Schaefer! Congratulations Hayden!
René Banglesdorf came to our new hangar and Flight Club 502 hang out space to listen to a presentation about our club yesterday. René is the CEO and co-founder of Charlie Bravo Aviation, based in Austin, Texas. She also serves on the Women in Aviation Advisory Board, which finds ways to encourage women to enter…
Congratulations to Flight Club 502 founding member and co-president Afton Putney for passing his check ride today! Afton has been flying with his mom and Flight Club mentor, Laura Jones, his whole life. Afton is now a senior at St. Xavier High School.
Brooks Baker, Flight Club 502 member, and St. Xavier student passed his Private Pilot Check-ride! His instructor was Tara Ryan and JW Lynn gave him his check-ride. Congratulations Brooks!
Flight Club 502 member Colin Heller is now a private pilot! Colin is a sophomore at Eastern Kentucky University. Here he is with his instructor, Jim Yonts, and flight examiner, JW Lynn. Congratulations!
Congrats to Evan Myer for achieving his first solo! He’ll be heading to MTSU. Blue skies, Evan!
Congratulations to member Kate Neville for achieving her first solo flight!
As of July 27, founding Flight Club member Sophia Baser is a private pilot! She passed her checkride with examiner JW Lynn. She was introduced to aviation by Flight Club’s own Laura Benson Jones in first grade. Next year, Sophia will attend Tulane University to major in architecture. She advises student pilots, “keep with it,…
Congratulations to senior member Jimmy Lancaster for passing his private pilot check-ride! Jimmy is a rising senior at St. Francis School and has been a member of FC 502 since 2016. His dad is a pilot, so he’s been interested in aviation his whole life! Awesome job, Jimmy!