Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Pilots pass checkrides: Yuut Yaqungviat Flight School in Bethel, Alaska

By Greg Lincoln

Here is some great news coming from the Yuut Yaqungviat Flight School. Johnny Andrew, Jr. of Kwigillingok took his instrument rating checkride on June 1, 2013 and successfully passed. Johnny is going on to his commercial pilot course and hopes to be done by the end of August 2013. Johnny would like to thank AVCP, CVRF, UUI, and Calista for helping him fund his training. Johnny is photographed here with his instructor, Roberto Guerrero, CFII and FAA Designated Pilot Examiner (DPE) Mike Buckland.

Charlton Heckman from Pilot Station also successfully passed his instrument rating check ride on June 1, 2013. Charlton took lessons in Arizona to prepare for his instrument rating check ride. He completed the rest of his training here in Bethel. Charlton plans to go on to his commercial pilot training. He is pictured here with his instructor Roberto Guerrero, CFII and DPE Michael Buckland.

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