November 25, 2015

Tyrell in plane

Tyrell Rhodes Memorial Scholarship

For more than two years, Able Flight pilot Tyrell Rhodes fought cancer with great spirit and optimism, traits he displayed throughout his 21 years. On Friday morning, September 4th,  2015, with his family at his side, Ty passed away. A lifetime of dealing with Cerebral Palsy never held him back as Ty accomplished goal after Read More

Able Flight pilot Stephen carrier receives his wings.

Able Flight Pilots Honored at AirVenture

It was a beautiful Oshkosh morning on July 21st as family, friends and sponsors honored six new Able Flight pilots at EAA AirVenture. The pilots receiving their Able Flight Wings were John Robinson of NC, Raymart Tinio of CA, Sgt. Adam Kisielewski of MD, Stephen Carrier of LA, Scot Abrams of NY and Randy Green Read More

Able Flight pilot Sgt. Adam Kisielewski

Wounded Marine Earns New Pilot’s License

When a door rigged with explosives in Iraq cost Sgt. Adam Kisielewski his left arm at the shoulder and his right leg below the knee, becoming a pilot wasn’t even a dream induced by the painkillers that were soon coursing through his body.  It was August 21, 2005, and for Adam, each minute was a Read More

2015 party #1

Able Flight Annual Benefit A Resounding Success

Over 100 supporters and sponsors of Able Flight joined eight returning pilots in Houston on May 29th to celebrate another year of success and to raise funds for new scholarships. The event was held in the historic 1940 Air Terminal Museum located on Houston’s Hobby Airport. Attending were Able Flight pilots Jessica Scharle,  Eric Ingram, Read More

Randy Green in cockpit of twin

The Amazing Story Of Randy Green

In April, Randy Green passed a check ride to earn his Air Transport Rating, the highest level a pilot can achieve. And though it’s a select group of those who have reached this status, it’s not rare. Except for a man born without hands or feet. Randy’s remarkable aviation career began when his pilot father Read More