About Us

MCFI David Koehn, OK (Nov09)

DAVID KOEHN

MCFI, CFII, MEI, IGI, ATP, Cirrus CSIP

David has been a Certified Flight Instructor for more than 20 years. He holds Multi-engine Instructor (MEI), Instrument Instructor (CFII) ratings, as well as an Instrument Ground Instructor rating (IGI). He was awarded the Gold Seal by the FAA in 2002 and the Master CFI by the National Association of Flight Instructors in 2003 (NAFI). David is one of only seven Master CFI’s in Oklahoma. He is the former president of the International Aerobatic Club (IAC) Chapter 10 in Tulsa. He was recently named CFI of the Year by the FAA SW Region. David@DestinationsEFC.com

 

Photo - Gary BarnesMIKE BARNES

MCFI, CFII, AGI, IGI, NAFI, CAP CP, Cirrus CSIP

Mike began his flight career over thirty years ago at RIVAIR and Ross Aviation. His area of specialization is the Cirrus line of aircraft, and the Garmin G-1000 system. He is also a Captain in the Civil Air Patrol, serving as a check pilot. Mike is the former Executive Vice President of Alpha Aviation, a Missionary Pilot and Mechanic training organization. His love of airplanes and travel has taken him to over 80 states and countries. Mike@DestinationsEFC.com

 

KEVIN BALES

CFI, CFII, AGI, IGI, Cirrus TCI

Kevin learned to fly at the U.S. Air Force Academy in 2002, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in aeronautical engineering. He holds the Instrument Instructor (CFII) rating as well as Advanced Ground Instructor (AGI) and Instrument Ground Instructor (IGI) ratings.  Kevin also has a master’s degree in industrial and systems engineering, giving him a solid background in aircraft design and system operations. Kevin also holds the Cirrus TCI designation. Kevin@DestinationsEFC.com

 

Destinations Executive Flight Center trains competent, confident pilots.

Located in Tulsa Oklahoma , on Richard L. Jones Airport – “Riverside” (KRVS), we provide accelerated Private and Instrument ground schools, as well as flight training in a full fleet of aircraft, and FAA Approved full-motion AATD flight simulators emphasizing emergency procedures, crosswind landings training, and instrument training on Garmin Perspective, G1000, 530, 430, as well as 6 pack steam gauges.

Destinations specializes in Cirrus Aircraft, but whether you fly Cirrus, Beechcraft, Cessna, Piper or Mooney, our flight instructors are ready to assist you in your flight instruction.  Begin your flying lessons now and learn how to fly!  Contact a Flight instructor today for your Private Pilot License, Instrument Rating, & Multi Engine Rating.

All can happen more efficiently at Destinations utilizing the Redbird Simulators and Scenario Based Training.