David is the primary founder and partner of Elite Pilot Services and an aviation enthusiast who prides himself on his dedication to aviation safety and the continued pursuit of knowledge. David attended the University of Central Missouri, graduating in 2005 with a B.S. in Aviation Technology with a focus as a professional pilot. A commercial, multi-engine and instrument rated pilot, as well as Certified Flight Instructor; David has been flying for 13 years and has accumulated over 3,500 hours of flying experience in over 75 types of aircraft from light single, multi-engine, turbo-prop, and jet aircraft.
J.C. has been involved with Experimental Aircraft, Lancair, Evolution Aircraft Company, and Epic Aircraft for nearly 15 years in various capacities. Additionally, he has performed builder-assistance, final assembly, maintenance, flight testing, and flight training. He has been involved with numerous flight test programs including new engine development, R&D, and systems improvements, and has completed dozens of first flights on new aircraft. As a CFI for 12 years in numerous aircraft types, J.C. is familiar with bringing owners up to speed with their new aircraft with safety as a top priority.
Sean soloed in a Citabria at 17 and acquired his private while still in high school. Sean then attended Central Oregon Community College where he received his AAS in Aviation. Sean has a BS in Physics from Oregon State University and has worked as a banner tow pilot flying Cubs.
Sean has an Airline Transport Pilot rating and CFI certificates with two type ratings and has flown over 80 different types of aircraft in a wide variety of flight operations.