Flight Training

Ground Crew
These members are flyers & builders who have worked with many types of models. They are qualified to check over aircraft to make sure all items are found in airworthy condition. These members are also qualified to assist in all aspects of preflight including engine break-in, engine tuning, radio range checks, fueling and de-fueling, etc.  All Ground Crew should utilize the Maiden Flight Checklist when inspecting new models.

GROUND CREW

  1. Matt Hauser
  2. Gene Zerega

Primary Instructors
These members are experienced flyers who have completed the Pilot Proficiency levels through "Sport Pilot". These members are fully qualified to instruct students on "Trainer" and "Easy-Sport" type aircraft.  All Primary Instructors should utilize the Maiden Flight Checklist when inspecting new models. Primary Instructors may conduct maiden flights on Trainer and Easy-Sport type aircraft pending an Unlimited Instructor is not available.  Primary Instructors may give flight tests for Solo and Intermediate Pilot ratings only.

PRIMARY INSTRUCTORS

  1. Dan Deitemeyer
  2. Shlomo Rimer
  3. Carl Will
  4. Don Linder
  5. Mike Melendy
  6. Gene Zerega

Unlimited Instructors
These members are highly experienced flyers who have completed the Pilot Proficiency levels through "Sport Pilot". These instructors have a great deal of experience with advanced aircraft and flight characteristics. These instructors are fully qualified to conduct maiden flights on highly aerobatic, large scale or any other type of advanced aircraft. These instructors are also fully qualified to train beginner and advanced level students.  All Unlimited Instructors should utilize the Maiden Flight Checklist when inspecting new models. Unlimited Instructors may give flight tests for Solo, Intermediate, Advanced and Sport Pilot ratings

  1. Howard Bifeld
  2. Steve Haas
  3. Duane Lang
  4. Bradford Walters