Friday Photo

Friday Photo

first solo and checkride moments

Friday photo: valley fog

The moment: Morning valley fog in Kentucky The pilot: Bret The place: Near Gene Snyder Airport (K62), Falmouth, KY The aircraft: C182 Skylane The memory: One of my...

Friday photo: early morning departure

The moment: Beautiful cloud formation on this early morning departure The pilot: Eric Radtke The place: Jack Edwards Airport (KJKA), Gulf Shores, AL The aircraft: Piper Aztec The...

Friday photo: Rob Craig-Gray solo

The moment: My solo moment The pilot: Rob Craig-Gray The place: Millard Airport (KMLE), Omaha, NE The aircraft: Cessna 172 Skyhawk The memory: Always wanted to fly and,...

Friday photo: giving back

  The moment: Sharing a new aviation experience with my protege The pilots: Capt. Tyler Stargardt (right) and Nate Vucsko-Cameron The place: Visit to the tower The aircraft:...

Friday Photo: Arashi Yamaguchi first solo

The moment: First solo The pilot: Arashi Yamaguchi The place: Clermont County Airport (I69), Batavia, OH The aircraft: Cessna 172 Skyhawk The memory: One of the most unforgettable...

Friday photo: Kevin Fontes first solo

The moment: First solo The pilot: Kevin Fontes The place: Clermont County Airport (I69), Batavia, OH The aircraft: Cessna 172 Skyhawk The memory: A very enjoyable and memorable...

Friday photo: Brady Kannady first solo

The moment: First solo The pilot: Brady Kannady The place: Clermont County Airport (I69), Batavia, OH The aircraft: Cessna 172 Skyhawk The memory: The feeling of lifting off...

Friday photo: danger lurking behind the clouds

The moment: danger lurking behind the clouds The place: Near Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL), Asheville, NC The aircraft: Piper Aztec The memory: While I would have preferred...

Friday photo: “clear above”

The moment: Breaking out on top The pilot: anonymous The place: Near Richmond Municipal Airport (KRID), Richmond, IN The aircraft: Piper Malibu Mirage The memory: There's nothing like...

Friday photo: mountain wave cloud formation

The moment: Mountain wave cloud formation The pilot: anonymous The place: Near North Las Vegas Airport (KVGT), Las Vegas, NV The aircraft: Cessna Citation 550 The memory: Mountain...