Craig Thighe – Flight Instructor

Craig Thighe – Flight Instructor

Craig ThigheCertificates: Airline Transport Pilot, Airplane Single- and Multi-Engine Land, DA-7X, HS-125, DA-50 Type Ratings
Education: Master of Business Administration, Colorado State University
Flight Instructor: CFI, CFII, MEI, CSIP
FAA Designated Pilot Examiner

Craig is a life-long aviation educator who became interested in flying in 3rd grade and his passion for flying has never quit since that day. His time at Centennial Airport began two decades ago with an introduction flight in a Cessna 172 and he’s been hanging around the ramp ever since.

He began his flight instruction career in 2001 and has also flown for a variety of Corporate and Part 135 operators, both domestically and internationally.  He also worked for Jeppesen for more than 12 years in a variety of roles, including speaking as an aviation industry expert on many topics.

In 2012 Craig was appointed by the Denver Flight Standards Office as a Designated Pilot Examiner.

Teaching has always been Craig’s passion and he enjoys being able to help students achieve their dreams and become the safest pilots that they can be.