For the 2nd consecutive event this July, another product of UST Manila, achieved the most coveted feat in a pilot’s early flying career, the “1st Solo Flight”. In the morning of July 19, 2016, Student Pilot Roy Paolo Capili Matias, 21 years of age, flying Cessna 172, RP C-5034, was released for 1st solo flight after logging a total 16 flying..
In the morning of July 14, 2016, Student Pilot Hans Christopher Sunpongco Castilo, the bespectacled 20 year old product of UST Manila, attained the most significant event of a career in aviation, “1st Solo Flight”! For the second consecutive day, S.P. Hans Castilo became the 2nd 1st Soloist for the month where again, challenging the gusty wind condition brought about..
One of the latest pre-solo student pilots who reported early this month, S.P. Vince Joshua Madjos Condez achieved the most coveted feat of his early flying career, the 1st Solo Flight courtesy of Senior Flight Instructor Capt. Lance Concepcion in the morning of July 13, 2016.
The month of June 2016 was ironically good weather flying month for Leading Edge despite PAGASA’s official declaration on May 24, 2016 as the onset of the rainy season.
The lucky last soloist for the month is Student Pilot Rets Moon De Torres Briones, 25 years old, happily married, a native of..
In the morning of June 27, 2016, another flightless bird, Student Pilot Rumer Tanji Carandang, using RP C7838, achieved the highlight of his early flying career, “1st Solo Flight” courtesy of the very competent and veteran Head of Pilot Training and Senior Flight Instructor Col Arnel Borres.