First, A.J. Wilder flew his first glider solo last Friday, and then (surprise, surprise) climbed 2000 ft over the chimney.

Next we welcome several new staff members to our team:  tow pilots Scott Malherbe, Scott Dupuis and Brian Maisler, and flight instructor Dave Raspet, an accomplished cross country soaring pilot.

Finally, mark your calendar for the “Inaugural L.A. County AirShow” at Fox Field this March.  It will be the Blue Angels’ first show of the 2014 season.  Check out their website: