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Solos & Checkrides

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Omer Gur Omer Gur

Omer Gur after his first 3 solo takeoffs and landings at the Oxford Henderson airport.

March 2011
Chris Thumen Chris Thumen

Chris with N5144L after his first solo flights at KHNZ. He reports for Navy pilot training in Pensacola, FL next month.

March 2011
Tony Hirst Tony Hirst

Tony Hirst with Examiner Greg Hudson after his private pilot checkride on March 2, 2011.

March 2011
Jim Wier Jim Wier

Jim Wier with N5144L at KHNZ. Jim is the first student to solo in 2011!

February 2011
Kent Sholar Kent Sholar

Kent Sholar with CFII Chris O’Connor after his first solo flight on 12/31/10.

December 2010
Fr. Theodore Roupas Fr. Theodore Roupas

Thad Roupas with CFII Chris O’Connor after his first solo flight on December 22, 2010.

December 2010
David Delfassy David Delfassy

Duke University student David Delfassy with DPE Greg Hudson after passing his Private Pilot practical test.

December 2010
Byron Pruitt Byron Pruitt

Byron Pruitt with DPE Greg Hudson after passing his private pilot checkride at the Henderson Oxford Airport.

October 2010