Archives: Trainers

Jerry D. (Jive) Kerby

Lt Col Jerry D. (Jive) Kerby, USAF (Ret) Born in 1959, Jive grew up in Lancaster, Missouri.  He started flying lessons when he was 15, soloed on his 16th birthday and received his private pilot’s license on his 17th birthday, the earliest age allowed.  By the time Jive received his BS in Aviation from Northeast Louisiana University (now University […]

Chris Rosenfelt

Chris holds a Commercial Pilot Certificate with Multi-Engine and Instrument Ratings.  He has Type Ratings for the Sherpa and Phenom jet. He has logged over 3000 hours flying skydivers and ferrying Caravans all over North America.  Chris has written articles for and has been featured in various aviation and skydiving magazines.  He is also the […]

Donny Porter

Donny Porter is a Commercial Airline Pilot / Jump Pilot / CFI / ATP with 19000 + flight hours and experienced skydiver with 2200 jumps.  Mr. Porter has been flying skydivers since 1992 and is one of the most experienced Jump Pilots in the United States.  Having flown on just about every type of Jump Aircraft, […]