Fort Worth Flying Club mission:

  • Promote, encourage, and facilitate recreational aviation

     activities that provide educational opportunities

  • Support the mission, vision, goals and objectives of the

     Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter670

  • Provide a convenient means for flying at the most economical rates

 

Fort Worth Flying Club motto:

  • Keep it safe, simple, affordable and fun

Current Club Officers:

  • President/Treasurer – John Landrum – John is currently a mathematics instructor at Tarrant County College at the Northwest Campus.  He is a retired Air Force A-10 pilot and is a CFI, CFII in ASEL and AMEL.  John is excited about serving as a club officer and helping the club to continue to grow and to maintain safe and sustainable flight operations.

  • Vice President - James Smith - James started the NRMS Model Aviation Club in 2010 and then the Richland Area Youth Model Aviation Club in 2011 winning the Academy of Model Aeronautics distinguished education outreach award the same year. James has the experience of incorporating and chartering a radio control club called the "North Texas Jet Club" based at Texas Motor Speedway formed specifically for club members operating gas turbine models. He also currently serves as Vice President of the Nate Able Flying Club based at Hicks Airport (T67) in Fort Worth. James also holds membership in two other area flying clubs, the Aerovalley Flying Club (52F) and RFC Dallas (KADS).

  • Secretary - Jason Meadows - Jason has always had a passion for aviation. He started flying at an early age, and soloed at the age of 18 while in high school. Jason attended Oklahoma State University, where he earned a Bachelors of Science in Aerospace Administration and Operations, as well as his private pilot certificate and instrument rating. Jason is a alumni member to the schools student lead flying club, The Flying Aggies. After college Jason pursued his commercial pilot certificate, Advanced Ground Instructor certificate and completed his CFI. Jason is currently working towards completing his CFII, and is an active instructor in the Fort Worth Flying Club. 

  • Maintenance - Justin Keith - Justin is an Army aviation combat vet with over 20 years of experience in aviation maintenance. Justin has experience on H-60 (BlackHawk), H72 (Lakota), B767, B757, B737, B717, Beechcraft C90, Piper PA28, PA44, PA34, and Cessna C172, C150/152 aircraft. He is also a commercial fixed wing pilot and CFI, CFII, MEI. Justin completed his flight training at Sporty’s (Batavia, OH) and TCC (Ft. Worth, TX). He works full time at a flight school here in the DFW area.

  • Safety - Stephen Ingram -