Education: Masters of Aeronautical Science from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Flight Instructor: CFI, CFII, MEI, CFI-G
Eric went on his fist flight in 1996 in a Beechcraft Twin Bonanza and has been hooked over since! He started his flight training in Iowa in 2000 and went for his Private Pilot Checkride on September 11, 2001. Since then, his passion for aviation has only grown. Eric earned his initial CFI rating in 2005 and has been an active flight instructor since then. Eric has flown all over the U.S. and has experience in a variety of aircraft, in a variety of weather, with a number of great stories as well!
Eric also has extensive aircraft maintenance background on multiple aircraft types, his experience in maintenance will help you better understand aircraft systems. Eric also has extensive G1000 and Technologically Advanced Aircraft experience as he learned the intricacies of the G1000 when he attended the Cessna factory training in Wichita, Kansas. Eric also has an extensive background in Aviation Safety, Aircraft Accident Investigation, and Human Factors.
Whether you are flying for fun, looking to expand your aviation experience, or working towards a professional career in aviation, come fly with Eric and take your next step towards your aviation goal.