Steve Gomez

Steve is known for being direct and straight to the point.  His time at the U.S. Army Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology has taught him to never start anything you are unwilling to finish.  Steve is the kind of instructor that is always willing to...

David Plantier

David Plantier is the Chief Flight Instructor for Western Air Flight Academy.  When Dave was 13 years old, he wrote a list of all the things he wanted to do, and he has been nibbling away at that list for the better part of 50 years. There were 133 items on that list;...

Alden Faught

Alden’s passion for aviation began as a child watching military jet demo teams at airshows and the space program. The career survey he completed as a senior in high school suggested a career as an executive pilot, but life took him in a couple different...

Martin Riedel

Martin was born and raised in Denver. He started his flight training in 2015 in Arizona at Embry-Riddle, where he attained his ratings and a bachelor’s degree in aeronautical science. His love for Colorado brought him back. Along with a passion for flying, he enjoys...

Kristine Chipman

Kristine comes from a line of pilots but it wasn’t until she took her first flight that she knew flying was for her. After that flight, she began her flight lessons while attending Metropolitan State University of Denver for a degree in Aviation Technology. Since then...