Todd Schallberg on his first dual cross country to La Crosse with CFI Mark Jaeger.
Matt Payne after landing at Winona on his first solo cross country. According to Matt, Winona is a cool little airport down in the river valley. Congrats Matt!
Congratulations are in order for member David Tramm on the successful completion of his Commercial Pilot Checkride at KANE with DPE Steve Anderson. Well done David!!
Congratulations to Sam Vandeputte on his first solo April 7th. His CFI Mark Jaeger said it was a beautiful sunny morning and Sam did 3 nice landings at KANE. Great accomplishment, way to go Sam!
Please join me in congratulating Jeff Long as he successfully passed his Commercial Pilot Checkride today with FAA Examiner Andy Lott. CFI is just around the corner…….
Jeff and Andy after the checkride
CFI George Felix congratulates Jeff after his successful checkride
Congratulations to Gopher’s newest private pilot, Alex Winkelman. Alex passed his check ride today and according to his CFI Mark Jaeger did a great job on both the oral and flying portions of his practical test and worked very hard to achieve this goal. Now it’s time for some fun flying and on to additional ratings!
CFI Mark Jaeger congratulates Alex Winkelman after his checkride.
Richard, Scott, Jeff, and John (photo taken by member George Felix)
Several Gopher Flying Club members recently got a tour of the tower at MSP courtesy of member John Shelerud.
Alex Winkelman and CFI Mark Jaeger transition through MSP class bravo airspace on a beautiful February night.
US Bank Stadium
Runway 12R @ KMSP
Please join me in congratulating Gopher member Matt Payne on his first solo today! His CFI Mark Jaeger said it was a beautiful sunny afternoon and Matt did 3 smooth landings at Crystal. Way to go Matt!