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 Aircraft:

  • 1971 Cessna 172L N4285Q (based at KFTW)

  • 1980 Cessna 172N N5437J (based at KFTW)

  • 1977 Piper PA-28-161 N1041Q (based at KFTW)

Current Club Officers:

  • President - Bryan Caudle - Bryan is a CFI and Cessna CJ3+/KingAir 200 pilot flying for Chairman Aviation based at Dallas Love Field KDAL. He previously flew the Learjet 40XR and Pilatus PC12. Bryan completed the TCCD professional pilot program in 2018 and has earned 21 years of aviation experience as a KC-130 Loadmaster in the USMC before retiring in 2011.

  • 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.

  • Safety - Stephen Ingram -

  • Maintenance - Justin Keith - 

  • 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 recently joined the club after having taken a break from aviation. John is excited about serving as a club officer and looks forward to helping the club continue to grow and to maintain safe and sustainable flight operations.