|Ratings:||CFI, CFII, MEI, ATP|
Rich’s dad soloed him out at age 18 and he’s been flying ever since. Rich has over 14,000 hours (3,000 as Instructor Pilot) flying in the USAF for 25 years and at American Airlines for 13 years. He’s flown combat in the F-4 Phantom, the U-2 spy plane, and at Mach 3+ in the SR-71 Blackbird. He volunteers as a mission pilot for the Civil Air Patrol in the Dallas area.