45 Years - 30,000 Flight Hours
Bill has flown contracts in Tennessee and Mississippi, in addition to spending time as a bush pilot in Alaska where he performed water landings. Bill is the pilot manager for our Dumas, AR location.
26 Years - 16,000 Flight Hours
Bill is a second generation ag pilot, and IA certified. He has received the National Safety Award and the Arkansas Pilot of the Year award. Nill flew charter for Central Flying Service in Little Rock, AR. He has also flown contracts in Iowa and Illinois.
26 Years - 15,500 Flight Hours
Wayne is a Certified Flight Instructor and an A&P Mechanic. He is the recipient of the Safety Award and the Operator of the Year Award. Wayne has help various positions on the boards of both the Arkansas, and the National Agricultural Aviation Association.
19 Years - 13,500 Flight Hours
Jason attended the American Flyers School. He is the pilot manager for our Ladd, Arkansas location.
21 Years - 12,500 Flight Hours
Richie has flown contracts in Iowa and Illinois, as well as timber contracts in various other states. He is an Army Veteran and is an active member of both the state and national associations.
16 Years - 11,500 Flight Hours
Justin began flying as part of the Tennessee Boll Weevil Eradication Program. He is the pilot manager for our Swan Lake, AR location.
19 Years - 9,000 Flight Hours
John is a slot pilot for FBFS, operating out of multiple locations. Additionally, he flies contracts in Iowa and other states. John is the pilot tech manager for all FBFS locations.
16 Years - 7,000 Flight Hours
Steven is our only certified helicopter pilot, with 2,600 hours of helicopter time. He has flown fixed wing contracts in Iowa, Illinois, and Texas. He is currently certified in several states including Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama.
7 Years - 4,100 Flight Hours
Garrett is a second generation ag pilot AND a second generation FBFS employee (his Dad, Randy, retired from FBFS is 2016). Farrett how flown contracts in Nebraska, Kansas, Iowa, and Ilinois. Garrett received his license through Ag Flight, in Georgia.
10 Years - 1,800 Flight Hours
Josh has been a pilot-in-training, where he loaded planes, trained under a pilot-manager, and completed our multi-year placement process used to prepare young pilots for permanent positions. Josh is now a slot pilot for multiple FBFS locations, and has received his Iowa certification.