Eden Solos!

Eden Solos!

Have you noticed all the young adults getting into flying? Have you noticed the amount of women, and young women getting into flying? It is happening. We see it every day and it is exciting! Look no further than Eden for proof that the future of aviation is going to...

Paul Solos!

Paul Solos!

The tough part about flying your first solo in July is that you still have many months left in the year to try to top that as the best thing you did that year…unless of course you get your Private Pilot Certificate. But...since Paul just soloed we are going to say...

Nick Solos!

Nick Solos!

Every pilot's first solo is a unique experience. They have had to overcome their own obstacles and challenges to arrive at that moment and each one deserves to be celebrated. We root and cheer for each of our students for their individual journey's and successes. Nick...

Yury Solos!

Yury Solos!

He dives, he flies, he does all sorts of awesome things! Yury is living his best life and just flew an airplane solo for the first time. Awesome work, Yury!!!

Airventure Hopes

Airventure Hopes

The aviation year revolves around Airventure and 2022 is no different. The Experimental Aircraft Association’s annual gathering in Oshkosh, WI draws pilots and airplanes from all over the world. Many new designs and products are announced during the week long event....

Understanding Stalls

Understanding Stalls

Stalls. It is the topic that confounds more students than any other. It has nothing to do with the engine. It has nothing to do with airspeed. There is one and only one defining element of what a stall is. A stall occurs when a wing exceeds the critical angle of...

Brandon is a Pilot!

Brandon is a Pilot!

Every aspiring pilot has obstacles. Those could be work related, family and kids, or financial and just about everyone has had to deal with COVID at some point lately. Brandon persevered despite a flew of obstacles that would have discouraged most pilots. He is now...

Jason is Instrument Rated!

Jason is Instrument Rated!

Jason has more flying stories than most. Many of those come from his time maintaining F-16s in the United States Air Force. As a certificated private pilot he is quickly adding stories of his own, and now as an instrument rated private pilot, those stories are only...

Chris is a CFII

Chris is a CFII

TORI TAKEOVERSorry, it is going to be a long oneHey guys! Many of you have probably heard the name "Porter" whispered through the the Horizon rooms and aircraft, or maybe you haven't. If you have ever taken a peak at the "our team" page on the website, you'll see the...

Owen is a Pilot!

Owen is a Pilot!

This is a transformation. Yesterday, Owen was not a pilot. He could actually fly of course, but he was a student pilot still working on earning his wings. Today though, today and hereafter he is a Pilot. Congrats Owen.