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Summer of ALASKA!

The Summer of Bush Planes!

Here’s an update on the FLY8MA crew!

We’ve been up in Alaska much of this summer filming more flight training videos and real-world weather videos that we’ll be adding to our Private Pilot, Instrument, and Commercial Pilot courses here over the next few months!  With over 200 hours of filming, we’ve got some awesome footage coming your way!  We’ve started a new YouTube channel to keep you up to date with the latest episodes we post, and to keep you informed about our 3-month long journey flying from Alaska, back to Florida.  We’ll be stopping at a few hundred airports along the way, so don’t hesitate to message us when we’re coming to your town!

Here’s a look at episode #1, make sure you subscribe on YouTube to the new channel!

It’s been really exciting flying around Anchorage, the Kenai Peninsula, and even out west in Alaska.  We’re looking forward to starting our trip home to Florida and hope to see some of you along the way!

We’ve got lots of VFR and IFR footage that we’ll be sharing with you guys to help sharpen your flying and aeronautical decision making skills!  If you’ve got any questions about the trip, or want more live updates, message and follow us on instagram at #fly8ma.

Fly safe and we’ll see ya in the air!

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Jon K

Jon is a CFI, CFII, MEI, ATP, AGI, and the rest of the alphabet. He started instructing for fun part-time to be able to give back to the GA community after earning his Commercial and CFI back in 2013. He has a strong background in academia, starting his career at the University of Michigan, and now is pursuing his dreams of flying, both for the airlines and teaching as a CFI on his days off.

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