Friday Photo

Friday Photo

first solo and checkride moments

Friday photo: Malena Modirzadeh private pilot checkride

On January 15, 2018 after an intense 4 hours of oral examination and 2 hours of flight examination, I earned my wings! This accomplishment marks the beginning of an amazing journey in aviation. I'm halfway through the challenging, but fun, instrument flying now.

Friday photo: Michael Gibbs first solo flight

The moment: 20th anniversary of first solo flight The pilot: Michael Gibbs (left) The place: Phoenix Deer Valley Airport, Phoenix, AZ (KDVT) The aircraft: Cessna 150 The memory: when I first...

Friday Photo: Paul Adams instrument helicopter checkride

The moment: Instrument Helicopter Checkride The pilot: Paul Adams (left) The place: Fleming Field, South Saint Paul Airport, MN (KSGS) The aircraft: Robinson R-44 The memory: Taking advantage of Post...

Friday Photo: First Solo William “Rusty” Smith

The moment: First Solo The pilot: William "Rusty" Smith (right) The place: Brookneal/Campbell County Airport (OV4) The aircraft: 1958 C172 The memory: "13 hours start to solo. 59 years young."   Want to...

Friday Photo – CFI Clayton Lulay

Friday Photo shares those special moments capturing first solos, checkrides or other special memories. Please send your achievements to LearnToFly@sportys.com using the format below...

Friday Photo: Private Pilot

Friday Photo is a new installment to share those special moments capturing first solos, checkrides or other special memories. Please send your achievements to...