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About helicopter flight training staff member David L. Smith

Dr. David L. Smith - Chief Pilot

Dr. Smith has been a pilot for over 40 years and has accumulated more than 15,000 hours.

Contact info

Cell: 801-209-7772
E-mail: hac.chief@gmail.com

Certificates and ratings:

  • ATP, CFII, CFI
  • Retired Pilot Examiner for FAA
  • Retired corporate Jet Chief Pilot
  • CFI Airplane Single-Engine/Multi-Engine Land, Instrument Airplane, Glider, Helicopter. Type Rating CE-560 (2000 hours)
  • Ground Instructor, Advanced and Instrument
  • Occasional roving instructor, 10-day fixed-wing Instrument Rating course

Flight Time:

  • Total: 15,000 + hrs total
  • Helicopter: 2000 hrs

Education:

  • Education: PhD, Geosciences, University of Oregon, 1966
  • Retired chair, Dept Earth Sciences, University of Wisconsin

Personal:

  • Transoceanic Cruising Sailboat Captain
  • Data Processing Consultant
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