Cooper Buessing

Cooper was raised in the Wichita area, where he tended to animals on a small farm. He studied at Bishop Carroll High School and earned his private pilot license during […]

Nick DiGiacomo

Nick, an instructor hailing from Nashville, TN, developed his love and passion for aviation from an early age, starting with flying RC planes and his grandad’s Cessna 172. His journey […]

Alex Wang

Alex Wang’s aviation journey took flight at the age of 17 in Augusta, where he earned his private pilot, instrument, and commercial certificates. In 2022, Alex’s passion for comprehensive learning […]

Max Knorp

Max attended the University of Kansas where he earned a degree in Information Systems. His passion for flying stems from his family’s deep roots in the aviation industry. Senior year […]

James Oliphant

James “Pepper” Oliphant is a commercial, multi engine instrument rated pilot. He also holds an Advanced Ground Instructor certificate and flies for a FedEx Feeder Airline as a captain in […]

Justin Brown

Justin began his aviation career back in 2013 when he joined the United States Air Force as a meteorologist. He supported Air Force and Army operations eventually finding himself at […]

John F. Morgan, Sr

I teach flying for Fun! I convinced the FAA that I could teach flying in 1994. They granted me my CFI. I achieved my CFII a few years later. Once […]

Jim Perry

Jim has a background in both general and commercial aviation. He attended the University of Iowa, with a major in broadcasting and film. While film remains a hobby for Jim, […]

Charles Lloyd

Charles Lloyd is an ATP CFII with over 70 years flying experience. He holds the FAA Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award and has experience in aircraft ranging from Piper J3 […]

Brad Christopher

Brad Christopher has been a member of the OAS flight instructing team since 2021. Brad has been a licensed pilot since 1982. He has previously worked as a corporate pilot […]