It was a beautiful summer evening, and David Hanna was able to enjoy the beginning of the sunset colors on his FIRST SOLO FLIGHT! David’s instructor, James Weatherford, watched from the ground at KGVL as David ascended in Cessna Skyhawk N291HW! Join us in celebrating David’s entry into the world of solo flight! He will be a Private Pilot soon! GREAT JOB, DAVID!
Join us in a standing ovation for Ebrahim Yavari who earned his INSTRUMENT RATING with FAA DPE Ben Carr! Ebrahim’s study habits and preparedness paid-off! Ebrahim’s instructor, Jeff “Keanu” Reimer said Ebrahim was calm, cool, and collected as he sailed Cessna Skyhawk N2458M into KFGU and into aviation history! WAY TO GO, EBRAHIM!
Vip says it’s been many years since he first soloed, but his instructor, Jon Owens can’t help but be impressed with Vip’s courage and determination to soar to new horizons! Join all of us in celebrating Vip’s FIRST SOLO FLIGHT in Cessna Skycatcher N70252 on Thursday, July 16! Vip is truly a V.I.P. at LFC! GREAT JOB, VIP!
It’s time to celebrate! Nowa Ajayi skillfully earned his INSTRUMENT RATING on Thursday, July 16 with a thumbs-up from FAA DPE Clyde Shelton! Nowa flew Cessna Skyhawk N1006V to KMDQ and returned to LFC at KPDK with an advanced rating! Nowa’s instructor, Jeff Reimer, and all of us at Lanier Flight Center exclaim, “YOU DID IT, NOWA!”
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Lanier Flight Center Locations:
Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)
1660 Palmour Drive, #AA-5
Gainesville, Georgia 30501
DeKalb-Peachtree Airport (KPDK)
2000 Airport Road, #109
Chamblee, Georgia 30341-4900