Category Archive: Texas

Jan 11 2014

Cumulus Aviation

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Instructor: Tom Woodward
Location: Pecan Plantation Airport, Granbury, TX (0TX1)
Telephone: (817) 579-1850 Business, (817) 279-3080 Cell
Email: Click Here to Send a Message
Website: cumulusaviation.wix.com/cumulus-aviation

Aircraft: 1969 Citabria 7ECA, Dual Only

Rental Rates: $145/hr wet (dual)

Instruction Rates: $50/hr ground instruction or your airplane. $200 bi-annuals

Solo Rentals Available: No

Additional Information: Tom Woodward, owner and CFI, CFIG, ATP has been flying taildraggers since 1966, with over 18,000 hours in everything from a J-3 and Champs to a B777. Other tailwheel airplanes flown include, Sonerai, L-19, C180, Pawnees, Citabrias and Decathlons, Maules, Stinsons, Huskys, Acro Sports and Great Lakes to name a few. I can come to your airport for training your way.

Jan 11 2014

Hess Aviation

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Instructor: Scott Hess
Location: Georgetown Municipal Airport, Georgetown, TX (KGTU)
Telephone: (512) 655-9974
Email: Click Here to Send a Message
Website: www.hessaviation.net

Aircraft: Owner’s aircraft only

Instruction Rates: $55/hr

Solo Rentals Available: No

Additional Information: Over 30 years of experience instructing in all types of tailwheel aircraft including Citabria, Decathlon, Pitts, Waco, Stearman, Husky, Cubs, Great Lakes, etc. CFI is also an A&P/IA.

Jan 11 2014

Master the Tailwheel

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Instructor: Aaron Dabney
Location: Waco Regional Airport, Waco, TX (KACT)
Telephone: (254)366-3449
Email: Click Here to Send a Message
Website: www.masterthetailwheel.com

Aircraft: J-3 Cub (C-85 Upgrade, Vortex Generators, Electric Start)

Rental Rates: $115/hr Wet

Instruction Rates: $40/hr

Solo Rentals Available: Yes, on case-by-case basis

Additional Information: Aaron is a NAFI-accredited Master CFI with a Master of Science degree in education.  He’s logged nearly 3,000 hours total time, 2,500 hours instruction given, and 500 hours of tailwheel time.  He grew up in and learned to fly in a ’46 J-3, and tailwheel flying is his passion!  His well-developed course will get you comfortable on grass and pavement, in gusty crosswinds and “down the pipe” days alike.  Aaron is also endorsed by American Legend Aircraft to conduct transition training and demonstration flights in their Legend Cub line of aircraft.  Notable instruction experience in:  J-3, Legend Cub, C-150/150 “Texas Taildragger,” 8KCAB Decathlon.

Feb 28 2013

Ward Powell, CFI

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Location: Bulverde Airport, San Antonio, TX (1T8)
Telephone: (210) 863-9153
Email: Click Here to Send a Message

Aircraft: Decathlon

Rental Rates: $150/hr Dual

Solo Rentals Available: No

Additional Information: CFII,MEI 17000 hrsTT

Oct 13 2012

Texas Tailwheel Flight Training

Texas Tailwheel Flight Training
Instructor: Ryan Short
Location: Boerne Stage Airfield, San Antonio, TX (5C1) (we also will train at nearly any airport in range)
Telephone: (210) 902-0372
Email: Click Here to Send a Message
Website: www.texastailwheel.com

Aircraft: Piper J3C-65, Taylorcraft L-2, Stinson L-5

Rental Rates: $75/hr and up

Instruction Rates: $50/hr

Solo Rentals Available: Yes

Additional Information: Ryan has given over 350 hours of tailwheel dual in the past two years and has over 500 total tailwheel time and over 2000 hours total time. He’s a younger, enthusiastic tailwheel instructor who enjoys primary flight training with an emphasis on stick and rudder skills. He has time in at least 18 different tailwheel types including experimental aircraft and biplanes. He’s also likely lightweight enough to fit in your LSA!