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Latest Student Success Stories at SkyWalk!

People just like you are learning to fly everyday, while others are advancing their ratings and enhancing their skills.  We thought we would share with you the achievements of some of your fellow students.  Next time you see them, give them a pat on the back and tell them "well done!".  Maybe we'll see YOU here very soon!

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Kris Konnoff - 12/29/10  Kris completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on December 29.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations Kris!


Duane Knorr - 12/22/10  Duane completed his Private Pilot checkride on December 22.  His instructor is Angela Savage.  Congratulations Duane!


Stefano Maggio - 12/14/10  Stefano completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on December 14.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  He is currently working on his Commercial Pilot Certificate.  Congratulations Stefano!


Shigeru Obayashi - 11/22/10  Shigeru completed his Private Pilot checkride on November 22.  His instructor is Hideki Watanabe.  Congratulations Shigeru!
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Abdullah Kutbi - 11/19/10  Abdullah completed his Private Pilot checkride on November 19.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Congratulations Abdullah!
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Jason Payne - 11/04/10  Jason completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on November 04.  His instructor is Angela Savage.  Congratulations Jason!
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Nick Melchiori - 10/28/10  Nick completed his Private Pilot checkride on October 28.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Congratulations Nick!


Michael Christopher - 09/30/10  Michael completed his Private Pilot checkride on September 30.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations Michael!


Keith Stabbert - 09/23/10  Keith completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on September 23.  His instructor is Grant Majetich.  Congratulations Keith!


Andrew Burke - 08/27/10  Andrew completed his Private Pilot checkride on August 27.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Congratulations Andrew!
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Nathan Myers - 08/26/10  Nathan completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on August 26.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Nathan!


Alsamaet Bader - 08/19/10  Alsamaet completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on August 19.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Alsamaet!


Stefano Maggio - 08/11/10  Stefano completed his Private Pilot checkride on August 11.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  He is currently working on his Instrument Rating.  Congratulations Stefano!


Niluka Samararatna Kodikara - 08/10/10  Niluka completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on August 10.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  He is currently working on his Commercial Multi-Engine Certificate.  Congratulations Niluka!
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Abesiri Lionel - 08/07/10  Abesiri completed his Private Pilot checkride on August 07.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  He is currently working on his Instrument Rating.  Congratulations Abesiri!
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Peggy O'Guin - 07/08/10  Peggy completed her Private Pilot checkride on July 08.  Her instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations Peggy!


Ryan Ryder - 07/08/10  Ryan completed his Private Pilot checkride on July 08.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations Ryan!


Dongjin Kim - 06/22/10  Dongjin completed his Private Pilot checkride on June 22.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations Dongjin!


Cory Sanderson - 06/18/10  Cory completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on June 18.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  He is currently working on his Commercial Pilot Certificate.  Congratulations Cory!


Dan Metehau - 05/21/10  Dan completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on May 21.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  He is currently working on his Commercial Pilot Certificate.  Congratulations Dan!
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Rajesh Meenakshinatha - 05/15/10  Rajesh completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on May 15.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  He is currently working on his Commercial Pilot Certificate.  Congratulations Rajesh!
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Daniel Clay - 03/18/10  Daniel completed his Private Pilot checkride on March 18.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Daniel!
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Charles Cummings - 02/24/10  Charles completed his Private Pilot checkride on February 24.  His instructor is Angela Savage.  Congratulations Charles!
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Shehan Seneviratne - 02/13/10  Shehan completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on February 13.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Shehan!
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Ben Morgan - 02/11/10  Ben completed his Private Pilot checkride on February 11.  His instructor is Angela Savage.  Congratulations Ben!
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Kevin Schuller - 01/30/10  Kevin completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on January 30.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Kevin!
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Jason Womack - 01/29/10  Jason completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on January 29.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Jason!
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Joe Jackson - 01/23/10  Joe completed his Private Pilot checkride on January 23.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Congratulations Joe!
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Kazuaki Hirama - 12/21/09  Kazuaki completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on December 21.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Kazuaki!
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Jason Davis - 12/04/09  Jason completed his Private Pilot checkride on December 04.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Jason!


Nick Stone - 11/25/09  Nick completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on November 25.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Nick!
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Cory Sanderson - 11/12/09  Cory completed his Private Pilot checkride on November 12.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Cory is currently working on his Instrument Rating  Congratulations Cory!
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Michael Richardson - 11/02/09  Michael completed his Private Pilot checkride on November 02.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Michael!
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Adam Kelly - 10/6/09  Adam completed his Private Pilot checkride on October 6  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Adam!
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Kevin Froelich - 09/28/09  Kevin completed his Private Pilot checkride on September 28.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Kevin!
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Takuma Yoshikawa - 09/24/09  Takuma completed his Private Pilot checkride on September 24.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations Takuma!
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Dan Metehau - 09/04/09  Dan completed his Private Pilot checkride on September 04.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Dan is currently working on his Instrument Rating.  Congratulations Dan!
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Takashi Harano - 08/28/09  Takashi completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on August 28.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Takashi!


Michael Brandt - 08/17/09  Michael completed his Private Pilot checkride on August 17.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Congratulations Michael!


SeungAn Lee - 7/17/09  SeungAn completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on July 17.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations SeungAn!
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YoungJoon Kim - 7/1/09  YoungJoon completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on July 1.  His instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Way to go YoungJoon!
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Jason Womack - 6/3/09  Jason completed his Private Pilot checkride on June 3.  Jason is currently working on his Instrument Rating.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Nice job Jason!
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SeungAn Lee - 5/29/09  SeungAn completed his Commercial Pilot checkride on May 29.  SeungAn is currently working on his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on.  His instructor is Jude de la Concepcion.  Congratulations SeungAn!
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Nick Stone - 5/27/09  Nick completed his Commercial Pilot checkride on May 27.  Nick is currently working on his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Nick!
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Paul Armstrong - 5/15/09  Paul completed his Private Pilot checkride on May 15.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Nice job Paul!
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Talia Dalton - 5/14/09  Talia completed her Instrument Pilot checkride on May 14.  Her instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Way to go Talia!
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David Vogel - 4/18/09  David completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on April 18.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Nice job David!
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Yavuca Wesele - 3/15/09  Yavuca completed his Private Pilot checkride on March 15.  His instructor is Jude de la Concepcion.  Congratulations Yavuca!
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SeungAn Lee - 1/24/09  SeungAn completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on January 24.  He is currently working on his Commercial Pilot Certificate.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Way to go SeungAn!
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Rich Loder - 12/23/08  Rich completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on December 23.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Rich!
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Nick Robinson - 12/22/08  Nick completed his Private Pilot checkride on December 22.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Nick!
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Mike Wu - 12/16/08  Mike completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on December 16.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Mike!


Nick Stone - 11/15/08  Nick completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on November 15.  He is currently working on his Commercial Pilot Certificate.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Nick!
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Mark Morgan - 10/16/08  Mark completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on October 16.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Mark!


Jason Reliford - 10/14/08  Jason completed his Commercial Pilot checkride on October 14.  He is currently working on his Certified Flight Instructor Certificate.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Jason!
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YoungJoon Kim - 10/8/08  YoungJoon completed his Private Pilot checkride on October 8.  He is currently working on his Instrument Rating.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations YoungJoon!
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SeungAn Lee - 10/6/08  SeungAn completed his Private Pilot checkride on October 6.  He is currently working on his Instrument Rating.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations SeungAn!
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George Scordakis - 9/27/08  George completed his Commercial Pilot checkride on September 27.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations George!
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Paul Lakich - 9/13/08  Paul completed his Private Pilot checkride on September 13.  His instructor is Doug Widener.  Congratulations Paul!
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Rick Knight - 8/13/08  Rick completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on August 13.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Rick!


Jon Brooks - 7/28/08  Jon completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on July 28.  His instructor is Norbert Schuchbauer.  Congratulations Jon!
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Matt Ward - 7/12/08  Matt completed his Private Pilot checkride on July 12.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Matt!
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Souvik Basu - 6/13/08  Souvik completed his Private Pilot checkride on June 13.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Souvik!
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Tim Brett - 6/11/08  Tim completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on June 11.  His instructor is Norbert Schuchbauer.  Congratulations Tim!
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Varun Deo - 4/24/08  Varun completed his Private Pilot checkride on April 24.  His instructor is Doug Widener.  Congratulations Varun!
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Kyle Holder - 4/7/08  Kyle completed his Commercial Pilot checkride on April 7.  His instructor is Chon Kenney.  Kyle is currently working on his Initial CFI Certificate.  Way to go Kyle!
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Jennifer Meiners - 4/3/08  Jennifer completed her Commercial Multi-Engine Add-On checkride on April 3.  Her instructor is Norbert Schuchbauer.  Congratulations Jennifer!
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Doran Waugh - 3/17/08  Doran completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on March 17.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Nice going Doran!
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Ryan Evanson - 3/4/08  Ryan completed his Instrument Pilot checkride on March 4.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Ryan!
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Marco Wong - 2/25/08  Marco completed his Private Pilot checkride on February 25.  His instructor is Doug Widener.  Congratulations Marco!
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Mike Wu - 1/24/08  Mike completed his Private Pilot checkride on January 24.  His instructor is Doug Widener.  Mike is currently working on his Instrument Rating.  Congratulations Mike!
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Hey, even our own instructors are getting in on this action!

Kyle Holder - 02/08/10  Kyle completed his CFI Multi checkride on February 08.  His instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Kyle!


Kyle Holder - 01/24/10  Kyle completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on January 24.  His instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Kyle!


Angela Savage - 09/21/09  Angela completed her CFI Instrument checkride on September 21.  Her instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Angela!


Terence Franklin - 09/10/09  Terence completed his CFI Instrument checkride on September 10.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Terence!


Charlie Tarnowski - 2/3/09  Charlie completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on February 3.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.  Congratulations Charlie!
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Charlie Tarnowski - 9/2/08  Charlie completed his CFI Instrument checkride on September 2.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Charlie!


Tyrone Powell - 8/23/08  Tyrone completed his CFI Multi checkride on August 23.  His instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Tyrone!


Kyle Holder - 8/21/08  Kyle completed his Initial CFI checkride on August 21.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Kyle is currently working on his CFII Certificate.  Congratulations Kyle!


Angela Savage - 8/20/08  Angela completed her Initial CFI checkride on August 20.  Her instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Angela is currently working on her CFII Certificate.  Congratulations Angela!


Gurdon Reynolds - 8/4//08  Gurdon completed his CFI Multi checkride on August 4.  His instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Gurdon!


Jude de la Concepcion - 7/18/08  Jude completed her Initial CFI checkride on July 18.  Jude is currently working on her CFII Certificate.  Her instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Jude!


Terence Franklin - 6/5/08  Terence completed his Initial CFI checkride on June 5.  Terence is currently working on his CFII Certificate.  His instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Terence!
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Jim Mixter - 2/21/08  Jim completed his Initial CFI checkride on February 21.  His instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Jim!
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Charlie Tarnowski - 2/5/08  Charlie completed his Initial CFI checkride on February 5.  His instructor is Norbert Schuchbauer.  Congratulations Charlie!
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Scott Schriber - 9/26/07  Scott completed his Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on checkride on September 26.  His instructor was Norbert Schuchbauer.  Congratulations Scott!
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Doug Widener - 4/20/07  Doug completed his Initial CFI checkride on April 20.  His instructor is Norbert Schuchbauer.  Congratulations Doug!
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Chelsea Engberg - 12/8/06  Chelsea completed her Commercial Pilot Single-Engine Add-on and CFI-ASEL checkride on December 8.  Her instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Chelsea!
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Chon Kenney - 12/7/06  Chon completed his Initial CFI checkride on December 7.  His instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Chon!
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Chelsea Engberg - 11/14/06  Chelsea completed her Initial Muti-Engine CFI checkride on November 4.  Her instructor was Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Chelsea!


Scott Drake - 10/23/06  Scott completed his Commercial Multi-Engine add-on checkride on October 23.  His instructor is Norbert Schuchbauer.  Nice job Scott!
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Tyrone Powell - 8/26/06  Tyrone completed his Commercial Multi-Engine add-on checkride on August 26.  His instructor is Norbert Schuchbauer.  Congratulations Tyrone!
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Scott Blizzard - 7/28/06  Scott completed his Initial CFI checkride on July 28.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Congratulations Scott!
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Scott Drake - 5/12/06  Scott completed his CFI Instrument checkride on May 12.  His instructor was Stephan Lee.  Nice job Scott!


Scott Drake - 1/6/06  Scott passed his Initial CFI checkride on January 6.  His instructor was Norbert Schuchbauer.  Congratulations Scott!


On April 5, 2004 Tyrone Powell passed his Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFI-I) checkride.  His instructor was Gen Hakamata.  Congratulations Tyrone!


On May 19, 2003 Tyrone Powell passed his Initial CFI checkride.  His instructor was Gen Hakamata.  Tyrone plans on getting his CFII and wants to help other aspiring people achieve their flying goals.  Congratulations Tyrone!




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NEW SOLO'S!!

Tina Sidhu - 12/01/10  Tina successfully completed her solo flight on December 01.  Her instructor is Angela Savage.


Arandeep Sahota - 09/09/10  Arandeep successfully completed her solo flight on September 09.  Her instructor is Grant Majetich.


Evan Roper - 09/04/10  Evan successfully completed his solo flight on September 04.  His instructor is Grant Majetich.
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Abdullah Kutbi - 07/22/10  Abdullah successfully completed his solo flight on July 22.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.


Michael Christopher - 07/22/10  Michael successfully completed his solo flight on July 22.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.


Alan Olson - 07/05/10  MAlan successfully completed his solo flight on July 05.  His instructor is Angela Savage.


Stefano Maggio - 06/07/10  Stefano successfully completed his solo flight on June 07.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.
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Ka Sing Tsui - 04/08/10  Ka Sing successfully completed his solo flight on April 08.  His instructor is Gurdon Reynolds.
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Tristan Sulger - 04/06/10  Tristan successfully completed his solo flight on April 06.  His instructor is Angela Savage.


Nick Melchiori - 12/04/09  Nick successfully completed his solo flight on December 04.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.


Christo Adikary - 08/27/09  Christo successfully completed his solo flight on August 27.  His instructor is Angela Savage.


Takuma Yoshikawa - 08/25/09  Takuma successfully completed his solo flight on August 25.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.


Suwantha Appuhamy - 08/17/09  Suwantha successfully completed his solo flight on August 17.  His instructor is Angela Savage.


Danut Metehau - 7/6/09  Danut successfully completed his solo flight on July 6.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Nice job Danut!
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Nuwan Lelwala Liyanage - 7/1/09  Nuwan successfully completed his solo flight on July 1.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Way to go Nuwan!
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Rajitha Pallege Ralalage - 7/1/09  Rajitha successfully completed his solo flight on July 1.  His instructor is Jude de la Concepcion.  Congratulations Rajitha!
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Kevin Froehlich - 6/18/09  Kevin successfully completed his solo flight on June 18.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Kevin!
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Matt Mansell - 6/16/09  Matt successfully completed his solo flight on June 16.  His instructor is Angela Savage.  Nice job Matt!


Robert Williamson - 6/13/09  Robert successfully completed his solo flight on June 13.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations Robert!


Cory Sanderson - 6/13/09  Cory successfully completed his solo flight on June 13.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Congratulations Cory!
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Abesiri Lionel - 4/21/09  Abesiri successfully completed his solo flight on April 21.  His instructor is Jude de la Concepcion.  Way to go Abesiri!
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Joe Jackson - 4/20/09  Joe successfully completed his solo flight on April 20.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Nice going Joe!
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Daniel Clay - 2/26/09  Daniel successfully completed his solo flight on February 26.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Congratulations Daniel!


Ryan Kado - 1/25/09  Ryan successfully completed his solo flight on January 25.  His instructor is Jude de la Concepcion.  Way to go Ryan!


Duane Knorr - 1/4/09  Duane successfully completed his solo flight on January 4.  His instructor is Angela Savage.  Congratulations Duane!


Ben Morgan - 12/22/08  Ben successfully completed his solo flight on December 22.  His instructor is Angela Savage.  Congratulations Ben!
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Derek Man - 11/13/08  Derek successfully completed his solo flight on November 13.  His instructor is Kyle Holder.  Nice job Derek!
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Denver Braughler - 11/2/08  Denver successfully completed his solo flight on November 2.  His instructor is Tyrone Powell.  Way to go Denver!
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Yavuca Wesele - 10/22/08  Yavuca successfully completed his solo flight on October 22.  His instructor is Jude de la Concepcion.  Congratulations Yavuca!
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Sean Harrison - 9/6/08  Sean successfully completed his solo flight on September 6.  His instructor is Jim Mixter.  Nice job Sean!
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YoungJoon Kim - 7/14/08  YoungJoon successfully completed his solo flight on July 14.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations YoungJoon!


Raj Chatkara - 6/29/08  Raj successfully completed his solo flight on June 29.  His instructor is Terence Franklin.  Congratulations Raj!
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SeungAn Lee - 6/24/08  SeungAn successfully completed his solo flight on June 24.  His instructor is Gen Hakamata.  Nice going SeungAn!
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Michael Richardson - 6/24/08  Michael successfully completed his solo flight on June 24.  His instructor is Charlie Tarnowski.  Way to go Michael!
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Adam Kelly - 3/7/08  Adam successfully completed his solo flight on March 7.  His instructor is Doug Widener.  Way to go Adam!
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Nick Robinson - 1/17/08  Nick successfully completed his solo flight on January 17.  His instructor is Doug Widener.  Nice job Nick!
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