Larry James

by Larry James on December 2, 2019

SAFE #: S0000229

Hometown: Washington DC, United States

Home Airport: KVKX

Occupation: Flight Instructor

Education: BS Communication

Pilot Certificates: COMM ASEL&S AMEL CFI CFII MEI

Airplanes Flying/Flown: Various

Educational Specialty: Advanced Avionics

Q & A

What drew you to aviation?: Aerial survey of elephant herds in West Africa.

How long have you been involved in aviation education?: 25+ years.

What's your favorite part of what you do in aviation education?: Sharing the flight experience with others.

What's your least favorite part of what you do in aviation education?: Those who dropout.

Do you have a memorable aviation experience you'd like to share?: Turning base leg around the pyramids at Giza.

Why did you join SAFE?: To continue my own aviation education in order to be a better teacher.

What would you like to see change in aviation?: The removal of barriers to aviation.

Any accomplishments in, or noteworthy contributions to aviation and/or aviation education you'd like to mention?: Master Instructor

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