The Flying Cowboys

What's A Flying Cowboy?

Let's start with the technical definition:  A Flying Cowboy is an aviator that has demonstrated a high level of skill and competency in flying.  A Flying Cowboy is a pilot that's an aviation advocate and serves the local community while being mindful of the environment.

Get a group of Flying Cowboys together and you got yourself an aerial rodeo and a hell of a good time.   

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How to Join

To become a Flying Cowboy an aviator must complete flight time and tailwheel flight time requirements.  Complete formation flying, upset recovery, and basic acrobatics training.  

In addition, any interested pilot must have a positive attitude, enjoy participating, and pay a membership fee.  

Become A Flying Cowboy

Flying Cowboy Founders

Get to know the group that started it all, meet the original ten Flying Cowboys.  Learn how and why they became pilots, what their favorite airplanes are, and why the Flying Cowboys group was formed.

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  • Meet Trent Palmer
    Meet Trent Palmer

    Trent pilots FreedomFox a KitFox airplane.  He is a UAV pilot and works in the film industry.  His passion for flying started at a young age and was expressed through his involvement in radio controlled aircraft in his...

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  • Meet Steve Henry
    Meet Steve Henry

    Steve Henry owner and operator of Wild West Aircraft. How Steve Henry got into flying Steve had been interested in airplanes for as long as he could remember.  However, he didn’t have much opportunity to fly...

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  • Meet Kevin Quinn
    Meet Kevin Quinn

    Kevin Quinn, a flying freak. Seriously, flying is all Kevin thinks about.  SAFETY while flying, being his highest priority.  His life consists of flying airplanes, running his company Points North Heli-Adventures and spending time at the ocean....

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  • Meet Wally Brown
    Meet Wally Brown

    Wally was born in Daytona Beach FL.  He started flying in 2009.  Wally has two sons and has been a private security contractor since 2005.  He is a triathlete and gun enthusiast.  Wally flies General...

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  • Meet Jason Sneed
    Meet Jason Sneed

    Jason Sneed was mesmerized by airplanes before he could talk, his earliest memories are watching the Blue Angles fly F-4’s at airshows with cotton stuck in his ears. Jason the Sailor Jason raced high-speed multi-hull...

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Gallery

 

Visit the Flying Cowboys photo gallery for pictures of the pilots and their planes.

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Check out this and other awesome videos featuring the Flying Cowboys.

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