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2016 Flight Training Excellence Award Winners2016 Flight Training Excellence Award Winners

Best Flight School

  • Flight Training Professionals (ORL - Orlando, FL)

President's Choice Award

  • Take Flight Aviation (MGJ - Montgomery, NY)

Student's Choice Award

  • Paragon Flight (FMY - Fort Myers, FL)

Outstanding Flight Schools

  • AeroVenture Institute (3B0 - Southbridge, MA)
  • Brazos Valley Flight Services (CLL - College Station, TX)
  • Centennial Aviation Academy (PDK - Atlanta, GA)
  • Illinois Aviation Academy (DPA - Chicago/West Chicago, IL)
  • Skill Aviation (UGN - Chicago/Waukegan, IL)
  • SkyTrek Alaska Flight Training( MRI - Anchorage, AK)
  • Stratos Aviation (GMU - Greenville, SC)
  • Valley Aviation (WBW - Wilkes-Barre, PA)
  • WINGS Flight School (VCB - Vacaville, CA)

Best Flight Instructor

  • Brenda Tibbs (Bravo Flight TrainingFDK – Frederick, MD)

Outstanding Flight Instructors

  • William Allen (AeroVenture Institute 3B0 - Southbridge, MA)
  • Allan Burke (BCB - Blacksburg, VA)
  • Scott Campbell (Sierra Charlie Aviation SDL - Scottsdale, AZ)
  • Jennifer Frost (Aspen Flying Club APA, Denver, CO)
  • Kayla Harder (Paragon Flight School FMY - Fort Myers, FL)
  • Steven Casey Jones (Wings of Carolina TTA - Sanford, NC)
  • Domenic Lafauci (Bridgewater State University; East Coast Aero Club EWB, New Bedford, MA; BED, Bedford, MA)
  • Stephen Matheson (U77 - Spanish Fork, UT; DVT – Phoenix, AZ)
  • Jason Schappert (MZeroA OCL - Ocala, FL)
  • Joseph Standley (Flight Instructor Joe/Blue Skies Pilot Shop 3CK - Chicago/Lake In The Hills, IL)

Honor Roll

Flight School Honor Roll

  • Advanced Helicopter Concepts (FDK, Frederick Municipal Airport, MD)
  • AeroDynamic Aviation - Monterey (MRY, Monterey Regional Airport, CA)
  • Air Fleet Training Systems (CDW, Essex County Airport, NJ)
  • AIR Ventures Flying School (SFZ, North Central State Airport, RI)
  • Aspen Flying Club (APA, Centennial Airport, CO)
  • AV-ED Flight School-Leesburg (JYO, Leesburg Executive Airport, VA)
  • Aviation Adventures (JYO, HEF, HWY, RMN, Northern Virginia, VA)
  • Aviation Facilities, Inc. (FUL, Fullerton Municipal Airport, CA)
  • Bakersfield Flying Club, Inc. (BFL, Meadows Field Airport, CA)
  • Beaver Valley Aviation (I73, Moraine Air Park Airport, OH)
  • Blue Line Aviation, LLC (JNX, Johnston Regional Airport, NC)
  • Blue Line Aviation, LLC (RDU, Raleigh-Durham International Airport, NC)
  • Blue Skies Flying Services & Pilot Shop (3CK, Lake In The Hills Airport, IL)
  • Chesapeake Sport Pilot, LLC (W29, Bay Bridge Airport, MD)
  • Drake Aviation Company (PTK, Oakland County International Airport, MI)
  • Eagle Aircraft (VPZ, Porter County Regional Airport, IN)
  • East Coast Aero Club (ASH, BED, OWD, Massachusetts & New Hampshire, MA & NH)
  • Elite Flight Training (SDL, Scottsdale Airport, AZ)
  • Energy Aviation (IPT, Williamsport Regional Airport, PA)
  • Executive Flyers Aviation, Inc. (BED, Laurence G Hanscom Field Airport, MA)
  • Fargo Jet Center, Inc (FAR, Hector International Airport, ND)
  • FCA Flight Center (FIT, Fitchburg Municipal Airport, MA)
  • FL Aviation Center (TLH, Tallahassee International Airport, FL)
  • Flight Academy of New Orleans (NEW, Lakefront Airport, LA)
  • Flying Panthers Flight School, Inc (MCC, Mc Clellan Airfield Airport, CA)
  • Gateway Aviation, Inc. (XLL, Allentown Queen City Municipal Airport, PA)
  • Glass Cockpit Aviation (BOI, Boise Air Terminal/Gowen Field Airport, ID)
  • Independence Aviation, (LLC, APA Centennial Airport, CO)
  • Inflight Pilot Training (FCM, Flying Cloud Airport, MN)
  • Jetexe Aviation Corporation (SAC, Sacramento Executive Airport, CA)
  • Jetstream Aviation, Inc. (BOI, Boise Air Terminal/Gowen Field Airport, ID)
  • JLS Aviation, LLC (EZF, Shannon Airport, VA)
  • Konect Aviation Oregon, LLC (MMV, Mc Minnville Municipal Airport, OR)
  • Latitude Aviation (COE, Coeur D'Alene - Pappy Boyington Field Airport, ID)
  • Murfreesboro Aviation (MBT, Murfreesboro Municipal Airport, TN)
  • Nashville Flight Training (BNA, Nashville International Airport, TN)
  • Nassau Flyers (FRG, Republic Airpor, NY)
  • Northway Aviation (PAE, Snohomish County (Paine Field) Airport, WA)
  • Orlandi Flight Center (1N7, Blairstown Airport, NJ)
  • Palm Beach Helicopters (LNA, Palm Beach County Park Airport, FL)
  • Potomac Flight Training (JYO, Leesburg Executive Airport, VA)
  • Purdue Aviation, LLC (LAF, Purdue University Airport, IN)
  • Riverside Flight Academy (RAL, Riverside Municipal Airport, CA)
  • Rocky Mountain Flight School (BJC, Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport, CO)
  • San Carlos Flight Center (SQL, San Carlos Airport, CA)
  • Sierra Charlie Aviation (SDL, Scottsdale Airport, AZ)
  • Skybound Aviation, LLC (PDK, Dekalb-Peachtree Airport, GA)
  • Slipstream Aviation (RBD, Dallas Executive Airport, TX)
  • South Atlanta Flight Training (4A7, Atlanta South Regional Airport, GA)
  • Southern Maine Aviation, LLC (SFM, Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport, ME)
  • Spencer Aviation, Inc. (DLZ, Delaware Municipal - Jim Moore Field Airport, OH)
  • St. Charles Flying Service (SET, St Charles County Smartt Airport, MO)
  • Superior Flight School, Inc. (RYY, Cobb County International-Mccollum Field Airport, GA)
  • Sweet Aviation (SMD, Smith Field Airport, IN)
  • Texas Flight (DWH, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport, TX)
  • Total Flight Solutions (LHZ, Triangle North Executive Airport, NC)
  • Trade Winds Aviation (RHV, Reid-Hillview of Santa Clara County Airport, CA)
  • Weltzien Skypark Flight School (15G, Weltzien Skypark Airport, OH)
  • Western Air Flight Academy (BJC, Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport, CO)
  • Wings of Carolina Flying Club (TTA, Raleigh Exec Jetport At Sanford-Lee County Airport, NC)
  • Wisconsin Aviation-Dodge County (UNU, Dodge County Airport, WI)

Flight Instructor Honor Roll

  • Jim Ader (UGN, Waukegan Regional Airport, IL)
  • Jeffrey Anderson (UNU, Dodge County Airport, WI)
  • Douglas Auclair (SFZ, North Central State Airport, RI)
  • Sue Ballew (PAO; SQL Palo Alto Airport; San Carlos Airport, CA)
  • Amy Bellesheim (PAE, Snohomish County (Paine Field) Airport, WA)
  • Mike Biewenga (3CK, Lake In The Hills Airport, IL)
  • Jordan Brown (FMY, Page Field Airport, FL)
  • Gavin Cresswell (FMY, Page Field Airport, FL)
  • Raymond De Haan (JYO, Leesburg Executive Airport, VA)
  • Brian Eliot (SQL, San Carlos, CA)
  • Jim Fellers (3CK, Lake In The Hills Airport, IL)
  • Kelby Ferwerda (5M3; NH69 Moultonboro Airport; Windsock Village Airport, NH)
  • Christopher Freeze (OAK, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport, CA)
  • Kelli Graham (APA, Centennial Airport, CO)
  • Branden Graves (APA, Centennial Airport, CO)
  • Dave Hall (IPT; SEG, Williamsport Regional Airport; Penn Valley Airport, PA)
  • Robert Hepp (HEF, Manassas Regional/Harry P Davis Field Airport, VA)
  • David Hoover (I66, Clinton Field Airport, OH)
  • William Jones (JYO, Leesburg Executive Airport, VA)
  • Adam Kelly (SQL, San Carlos, CA)
  • Jeffrey Kling (LVJ, Pearland Regional Airport, TX)
  • Joe Kuberka (8S1, Polson Airport, MT)
  • Nick Loftus (SET, St Charles County Smartt Airport, MO)
  • Barry Loomis (LNA, Palm Beach County Park Airport, FL)
  • Cindy Massey (PDK, Dekalb-Peachtree Airport, GA)
  • Miles McKinney (RBD, Dallas Executive Airport, TX)
  • Jonathan McTaggart (FMY, Page Field Airport, FL)
  • Daniel Miller (JYO, Leesburg Executive Airport, VA)
  • Takanori Mitsui (ASH, Boire Field Airport, NH)
  • Kelsey Mulloy (FMY Page Field Airport FL)
  • Jay Nabors (TTA, Raleigh Exec Jetport At Sanford-Lee County Airport, NC)
  • Geoffrey Orlandi (1N7, Blairstown Airport, NJ)
  • Dimitris Partafyllas (GMU, Greenville Downtown Airport, SC)
  • Gregory Patchel (C89; RAC; UGN, Sylvania Airport; John H Batten Airport; Waukegan Regional Airport WI)
  • Jamie Patterson-Simes (MRI, Merrill Field Airport, AK)
  • Mischa Porter (RBD, Dallas Executive Airport, TX)
  • Justice Pousson (FMY, Page Field Airport, FL)
  • Jim Powell (FIT, Fitchburg Municipal Airport, MA)
  • Jeff Reeder (SQL, San Carlos Airport, CA)
  • Scott Scherbing (FFC, Atlanta Regional Falcon Field Airport, GA)
  • John Selby (LRO, Mt Pleasant Regional-Faison Field Airport, SC)
  • Mounir Siblini (ADS, Addison Airport, TX)
  • Jim Stover (EZF, Shannon Airport, VA)
  • Erik Thresher (LHZ, Triangle North Executive Airport, NC)
  • Craig Ulrich (S30, Lebanon State Airport, OR)
  • Paul Van Brunt (LVN, Airlake Airport, MN)
  • Randall Walliser (SQL, San Carlos Airport, CA)
  • Devan Wiebe (6B6, Minute Man Air Field Airport, MA)
  • Ryan Willkomm (FMY, Page Field Airport, FL)
  • William Woodbury (BFL, Meadows Field Airport, CA)