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Solos & Checkrides

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Clint Staples Clint Staples

Clint Staples proved he could fly an airplane and soloed on 5-6-14.

May 2014
Connor McClanahan Connor McClanahan

Connor McClanahan passed his Private Pilot Checkride on April 3, 2014

April 2014
Stephen Barksdale Stephen Barksdale

Stephen Barksdale passed his Commercial Multi-Engine Instrument Checkride

April 2014
Chris Bass Chris Bass

Chris Bass soloed on March 4th, 2014 in a Cessna 172.

March 2014
Mike Grissom Mike Grissom

Mike Grissom passed Private Pilot Checkride on 1/15/2014.

March 2014
Chris Fleming Chris Fleming

Chris Fleming earns his Multi-Engine Commercial Instrument rating with examiner Henry Joyner.

January 2014
Chris Jarrell Chris Jarrell

Chris Jarrell solos on 11/20/13 at KHNZ.

November 2013
Lynn Norton Lynn Norton

Lynn Norton soloed on 10-1-13 in a Piper Cherokee, N8432C at KHNZ.

October 2013