Category: Flight

Flight

R-MA Pilot outgrows Cessna

Lt. Michael “G-Bird” McElroy, USAF,  was awarded with the FAA Private Pilot Certification on January, 17th! Pictured is the handshake from the examiner for completion of

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Jacob Gehly poses with the R-MA plane after completing his first solo flight. Photo by Ryan Koch.
Flight

Why Drive When You Can Fly?

Most students anxiously await their 16th birthday, eagerly anticipating that rite of passage into almost-adulthood: obtaining their driver’s license. Not Jacob Gehly of Front Royal.

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Connor Gamma '21, center, celebrates his solo with R-MA Commandant Col Frank Link, USAF, Retired (on left), and R-MA Flight Instructor Ryan Koch (on right). Photo by Todd Davis.
Flight

Connor Gamma ’20 Solos

On April 18, 2018, three days after turning 16, Randolph-Macon Academy (R-MA) sophomore Connor Gamma climbed into the cockpit of R-MA’s Cessna 172 knowing it

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