SKY KING SOARING ™
Whether flying behind the dependable turbo-powered Rotax 914 in Sky King Soaring's™ beautiful Diamond Xtreme, or enjoying the uplift of an Arizona thermal in a conventional sailplane, Russ Hustead loves soaring flight.
accumulated over 6500 hours since he soloed in
1975, and has been an aircraft owner for
over 20 years. During his last
13 years in Arizona, he has become a soaring
enthusiast and earned his flight instructor
rating in gliders in 1994. With over 3500
hours in the Diamond Xtreme, he is truly the
specialist in this make and model.
is expert in the Stemme and Ximango
checked out FAA inspectors - when the FAA needs
flight training they come to Sky King Soaring!
In fact Russ was chosen by the FAA to train the
FAA inspector who must certify the examiners who
conduct checkrides in motorgliders.
enjoy your next (or first) thermal with him and
you'll understand his love of flying!
Let a Sky King flight remove you from the stresses of ordinary life!
Sure recommend Russ for anyone thinking about that glider add on. Great guy, great pilot, great instructor.
He helped me big time. Payson/Sedona area is a glorious place to fly the Xtreme motorglider.
Reservations: (602) 622-2257
Russ Hustead, CFIG, Owner