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IAH | DFW | ATL | MSP | SLC | TPA | SFO | MCO | BOS | SEA | CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA ... updated DECEMBER 2018

TAILWHEEL FERRY PILOT / MECHANIC

DEVEN M.

INTERNATIONAL FERRY PILOT / CFI

BRIAN L.

Summary

  • International & Central America ferry pilot

  • Tailwheel ferry pilot

  • ​Alaska and Canada experience

  • Civil Air Patrol instructor pilot

  • G1000 experience & Grass strip experience

  • Complex & tailwheel aircraft ferry pilot

  • Cold weather operations experience

  • PA-28-181, Piper Archer III owner

Ratings & Certificates

  • Instructor: CFI
  • Commercial: MEL, SEL, Instrument 
  • Medical: 1st Class

Favorite Aircraft

  • P-51

Summary

  • Experienced Tailwheel Ferry Pilot
  • Tow Pilot, Gliders and Banners​
  • Hand Prop and Radial Experience
  • Grass Strip/Off Airport/Mountain Experience 
  • International Flight Experience - Canada and Bahamas
  • A&P Apprentice/Aircraft Restoration
  • Candler Field Youth Program Mentor
  • IAC Member
  • Alaska/ Canada experience
  • Recreational Aviation Foundation (RAF) Airfield Committee Member 
  • Citabria and Pitts Owner

Ratings & Certicates

  • Commercial Pilot: SEL, MEL, Instrument, Glider
  • Medical Certificate: 2nd Class

Favorite Aircraft

  • Pitts S-1, Citabria, Piper Cub L-4, Waco YFP7, Piper Apache PA23

Summary

  • Tailwheel ferry pilot

  • Banner tow pilot 

  • Hand prop experience 

  • Grass strip experience 

  • International flight experience - Bahamas 

  • Prior military - US Marine Corps 

  • Owner of a Long-Ez 

Ratings & Certificates

  • Commercial Pilot: SEL, MEL, Instrument 
  • Ground Instructor: Advanced, Instrument 
  • Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic (A&P)
  • Medical: 2nd Class 

TAILWHEEL FERRY PILOT / CFI 

AURA A.

TAILWHEEL FERRY PILOT / CFI

Ani O.

TAILWHEEL FERRY PILOT 

Spencer K.

TAILWHEEL FERRY PILOT

Marie-Claire L.

TAILWHEEL CFI / FERRY PILOT

LARRY L.

Summary

  • Captain at a part 121 airline.

  • International flight experience

  • Over 22,000+ hours of flight time / 15000 PIC in jet aircraft.

  • 2000+ hours of  tailwheel time

  • 200+ hours of float (seaplane time)

  • Current owner of a Cessna 180, C150/150hp taildragger, and a 1943 Stinson Gullwing V77.

Ratings & Certificates

  • ATP MEL, Commercial SEL, SES, Instrument
  • Type ratings: 777, 767, 757, 737
  • CFI / CFII / MEI
  • Medical Certificate: 1st Class

Summary

  • Chief Pilot & Owner
  • Master Instructor (NAFI) - CFI/CFII/MEI
  • Transatlantic/International ferry pilot - U.S., Europe, Central America
  • Flown 118 different models of aircraft in 15 different countries
  • FAA, Canada, and Belize licenses
  • CL-65 and B-737 type rating
  • Seaplane/amphibian ferry pilot
  • ​FAA Safety Team Lead Representative (FAASTeam)
  • Public speaker for aviation safety
  • Captain and FTD/CTP Instructor (simulator) for a Part 121 airline​
  • Tailwheel ferry pilot and tailwheel Instructor/ Stearman ferry pilot
  • ​Hand prop experience, turbine agricultural experience, radial experience
  • ​Prior military service - US Army veteran
  • NBAA Tony Kern Professionalism in Aviation Award Recipient
  • PA18 ​Super Cub owner.

Ratings & Certificates

  • Flight Instructor: CFI | CFII | MEI
  • Airline Transport Pilot MEL | Commercial SEL, SES, Instrument
  • Medical Certificate: 1st Class​

Favorite Aircraft: Anything with a tailwheel! 

OWNER | CHIEF PILOT | FERRY PILOT

Sarah Rovner


OUR PILOTS

ASSISTANT CHIEF PILOT & TAILWHEEL FERRY PILOT

Bart D.

​​Summary

  • Flown 20+ types of aircraft

  • Owner of a 7GCBC Citabria & flies regularly

  • Tailwheel instructor

  • International flight experience - flying in Italy

  • Aerobatics instructor

Ratings & Certificates

  • Flight Instructor: CFI & MEI
  • Commercial: MEL & SEL | Instrument
  • Medical Certificate: 2nd Class

Favorite Aircraft

  • Anything backcountry - Super Cubs, Carbon Cubs, etc

Summary

  • Experienced tailwheel ferry pilot

  • High performance endorsement

  • Commercial Helicopter & Airplane Pilot  

  • Round Engine Experience - experienced Waco pilot 

  • S-70 Type rating

  • U.S. Army Veteran - Former Military Pilot.

Ratings & Certificates

  • Commercial Pilot: MEL, SEL, Rotorcraft, Instrument
  • Medical Certificate: 2nd Class

Summary

  • Prior career as a firefighter for 5 years until March 2018
  • Extensive experience flying a variety of different aircraft.
  • Tailwheel flight instructor.
  • Grass strip experience
  • Complex, High performance, High altitude endorsement
  • International flight experience in the Caribbean

Ratings & Certificates

  • Commercial pilot: SEL, MEL, Instrument
  • Flight Instructor: CFI, CFII 
  • Medical certificate: 2nd class

Favorite Aircraft

  • WW2 aircraft

Summary

  • 6000 + TT Hours

  • Amphib float experience

  • Penetration Skis experience

  • 2500 + Hours Flight Instruction Given

  • Extensive tailwheel Experience

  • G1000 Experience

  • Extensive Bonanza experience

Ratings & Certificates

  • Commercial Pilot: SEL, MEL, SES, Instrument, Helicopter
  • Flight Instructor: CFI, CFII
  • Medical Certificate: 2nd Class

Favorite Aircraft

  • Beechcraft Bonanza

Summary

  • Commercial Pilot - SEL, MEL, Instrument

  • Tailwheel ferry pilot

  • Cold weather operations experience

Ratings & Certificates

  • Flight Instructor - CFI
  • Commercial Pilot: MEL, SEL, Instrument
  • Ground Instructor: Advanced, Instrument
  • Medical Certificate: 1st Class

Tailwheel FERRY PILOT / CFI

Jeff R.


Summary

  • Tailwheel, High Performance, and Complex experience

  • Banner tow pilot

  • G1000 experience

  • Currently attending Utah State University, a pt.141 flight school

  • Mountain flying experience 

Ratings & Certificates

  • Commercial Pilot: SEL, MEL, Instrument, Glider
  • Medical: 1st Class 

Favorite Aircraft

  • Cessna 180

FERRY PILOT

Victor M.

Summary

  • Experienced technically advanced aircraft pilot, including G1000

  • High performance and complex endorsement

  • 500 + hours G1000

  • Cessna TTX Corvalis experience

  • Diamond DA40, DA42, and DA62 Experience

  • Beechcraft Baron Experience

  • Mountain Flying Experience

Ratings & Certificates

  • Commercial: MEL & SEL, Instrument
  • Instrument/Advanced ground instructor
  • Medical Certificate: 1st Class

SARAH ROVNER |  Bart D. | MARIE-CLAIRE L. | DEBORAH K. | JEFF R. | ViCTOR M. 

  Bart D. | Todd B.  | Larry L. | DEVEN M. | SPENCER K. | Aura A. | BRIAN L. | CADE G. | ANI O.

Summary

  • 23yrs experience in various piston and turbine equipment

  • The smell of burnt kerosene has been in his blood for a long time

  • United States Air Force - Veteran - Active Duty / Texas National Guard

  • Captain for a Part 121 airline

  • Forthcoming add on: float / glider / glider towing

  • 4000+ hrs of flight and instruction

  • Tail wheel instructor experience

Ratings & Certificates

  • ATP:  MEL, SEL, Instrument,
  • Medical: 1st Class
  • CFI / CFII / MEI
  • Type ratings: DA50 Falcon / King Air 350 / CL65

Favorite Aircraft

  • Military: F4U Corsair  / A-10 Warthog
  • Corporate: Dassault Falcon / Gulfstream 
  • General Aviation: Stearman / Maule

TAILWHEEL CFI / FERRY PILOT

TOdd B.

TAILWHEEL FERRY PILOT

Deborah K.​​

Summary

  • Mountain/high-altitude flying experience 
  • Grass strip/off airport experience 
  • Turbocharged experience 
  • Skydiver pilot
  • Hand prop experience

Ratings & Certificates

  • Commercial pilot: SEL, MEL, Instrument
  • High performance & complex endorsement 
  • Medical certificate: 2nd class


FERRY PILOT 

Cade G.

Summary

  • Over 12,000 hours of flight time in 50 years

  • Flown over 80 different types of aircraft including warbirds, especially eastern-bloc aircraft (Yakolev, Sukhoi, Nanchang).

  • Completed Single-engine Solo Circumnavigation (around the world)  #121 following Amelia Earhart's route.

  • International flight experience: US, Canada, Iceland, UK, Europe, Mexico, Bahamas, Caribbean, South America, Africa, Arabia, India, South Asia, Australia, New Zealand, South Pacific, Hawaii

  • Radial engine experience

  • Turbine engine experience

  • Turbocharged and high-altitude operation experience

  • Grass strip and mountain flying experience

  • Avionics technician

  • Owns a Mooney M20K, Mudry CAP10B, Hiller UH12B

Ratings & Certificates

  • Commercial ASEL & AMEL, Instrument
  • Flight Instructor - CFI, CFII
  • 2nd Class Medical
  • ​Tailwheel Flight Instructor
  • Aerobatics and upset recovery flight instructor

TAILWHEEL FERRY PILOT 

KEvin C.

   AIRCRAFT FLOWN

     (to name a few)

  • ​17-30 (Bellanca Viking/Super Viking)
  • Air Tractor 401B / 402
  • Amphibian aircraft
  • Air Tractor 502
  • ​Aerosport Bush Cat
  • ​Stearman ST75
  • ​BE9L King Air C90
  • 7AC (Champ)
  • 7BCM/ 7ECA (Citabria)​
  • 7GCBC (Citabria) / 7KCAB (Citabria)
  • 8KCAB (Super Decathlon)
  • A188B (C188) - Ag Truck/Ag Wagon
  • AA5 (Grumman Cheetah/Tiger)
  • AL-3 (Legend Cub)
  • Aviat Husky HUSK
  • BC12 (Taylorcraft 65hp)
  • BE36 (Bonanza A36 / G36)
  • Beechcraft Bonanza V35 | P35 | H35
  • BE55 (Baron C55) / BE58 Baron
  • Christavia MK1
  • Cirrus SR22
  • SQ2 Experimental Super Cub
  • C140 (Cessna 140 Taildragger)
  • Cessna 120
  • C150 / 152 / 162
  • C170
  • C172 (Skyhawk)
  • C172RG (Cutlass - Cessna 172RG)
  • C175 (Skylark)
  • C182 (Skylane) / C182RG
  • C180 / C185 (Skywagon)
  • C206 (Cessna 206) / T206
  • C210
  • C310
  • DA40 (Diamond DA40)
  • GA8 (Gippseland Airvan GA8)
  • ​Glastar
  • Maule M4 210/235
  • M20 (Mooney M20J, Rocket M20K)
  • M20 (Mooney M20G, M20F) 
  • Mooney Ovation
  • Piper HE-1
  • ​Piper J-3 Cub
  • PA18 (Super Cub) 
  • PA19 (Super Cub Seaplane)
  • ​PA24 (Piper Commanche)
  • PA25 (Piper Pawnee)
  • PA28 (Piper Warrior/Archer/Cherokee)
  • PA28R (Piper Arrow)
  • PA30 (Piper Twin Commanche)
  • PA32 (Piper Saratoga/Lance)
  • RALL (PZL Koliber 150A / Socata Ralleye)
  • Vans RV-12
  • S05R (Siai Marchetti)
  • S39C (Sikorsky S39 Amphibian)
  • Stinson 108
  • ​Sonnex
  • Maule M4 series / M4-210 / M4-235
  • Titan Aircraft T51 Mustang
  • PT22 Ryan Recruit
  • Flight Design CTLS
  • ​Siai Marchetti SF260
  • C177/ C177RG Cardinal
  • ​Husky AC-1
  • Pipersport
  • Bellanca Super Viking
  • BE35 V Tail Bonanza
  • BE36 V Tail Bonanza
  • PA18 Super Cub
  • Cessna 120/140
  • PA18 Super Cub
  • ​American Champion 7AC
  • Beechcraft Bonanza BE36
  • Cessna Birddog L19
  • Cessna 150, 172, 182
  • Citabria KCAB, GCAA, GCBC
  • Collair A-9
  • Maule M5 210
  • Mooney M20C, M20J
  • North American T-28 Trojan
  • North American AT-6 Texan
  • Piper Cherokee PA28
  • Piper Cub J-3, L-4
  • Piper Pacer PA20
  • Piper Pawnee PA25 
  • Piper Super Cub PA18
  • Piper Vagabond PA17
  • Pitts S2B
  • Pitts S1S
  • Robin DR-250 
  • Stinson Voyager 108-3
  • Stolp Starduster SA300
  • Taylorcraft BC12-D
  • Taylorcraft TAYD L2 Grasshopper
  • Temco/Globe Swift GC-1B
  • Vans RV 8, RV4
  • Schleicher KA-7, ASK 21
  • Schweizer 2-33, 2-32
  • ​7GCBC
  • DV20 Diamond Katana
  • PA28R (180 and 200)
  • PA23
  • PA28-140
  • PA28-180
  • BE76 Beechcraft Dutchess
  • PTS2
  • Cirrus SR20
  • ​C172 (Skyhawk)
  • Cessna 182
  • Cessna 206
  • Cessna 210
  • Pilatus PC-12
  • ​PA34 (Piper Seneca)
  • ​PA44 (Piper Seminole)
  • ​Cessna 320
  • ​Cessna 414
  • Marchetti SF-260
  • GA8 (Gippseland Airvan GA8)
  • PA28 (Piper Warrior/Archer/Cherokee)
  • PA28R (Piper Arrow)
  • Diamond DA20
  • ​C150
  • C172
  • C182
  • C210
  • C310
  • AA5 Series 
  • Mooney M20E
  • PA28 series / PA28R
  • ​PA32 Series
  • PA34 Seneca
  • PA44 Seminole
  • BE58/BE55 Baron
  • Mooney M20
  • ​C172
  • DA42
  • J3 Cub
  • PA18 Super Cub
  • J5
  • PT17
  • Taylorcraft​
  • ​C172 (Skyhawk)
  • C150 / C152
  • Cessna 182
  • ​Cessna 210
  • Piper Cherokee (PA28)
  • Piper Warrior
  • ​PA44 (Piper Seminole)
  • Baron B55
  • PA28 (Piper Warrior/Archer/Cherokee)
  • PA28R (Piper Arrow)
  • Columbia 400 / Cessna 400 / Corvalis TTX
  • Vans RV9A
  • Protech PT2
  • ​Vans RV3
  • Waco YMF/UPF