Flight Instruction


Private – Commercial – ATP- Instrument – CFI – Float.

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ABOUT US

ABOUT US

Arctic Flyers is owned and operated, Heidi and their son Rick.  They have been flying and instructing for many years.

In 1969, Heidi and her husband, Hermann, decided to put their Alaskan aviation experience to good use, opening their flight instruction school in Anchorage, Alaska. In 1981, they were joined in the operation by their son Rick.

Since its inception, Arctic Flyers has provided top-notch aviation instruction from its home base at Anchorage International Airport, and the adjacent Lake Hood Seaplane base.

Arctic Flyers

Team

Arctic Flyers is owned and operated by Hermann, Heidi and their son Rick. They have been flying and instructing for many years.

In 1969, Heidi and her husband, Hermann, decided to put their Alaskan aviation experience to good use, opening their flight instruction school in Anchorage, Alaska. In 1981, they were joined in the operation by their son Rick.

Since its inception, Arctic Flyers has provided top-notch aviation instruction from its home base at Anchorage International Airport, and the adjacent Lake Hood Seaplane base.

Team
Heidi Ruess

Heidi Ruess

Private – Commercial – ATP- Instrument – CFII – Float
Heidi has been instructing since 1966. She has more than 31,000 hours both as a CFI and as a commercial pilot. Heidi provides float, tricycle gear, tail dragger and emergency instruction.

Rick Ruess

Private – Commercial – ATP- Instrument – CFII – Float

Rick has been instructing since 1981. He has more than 32,000 hours both as a CFI and as a commercial pilot. Rick provides float, tricycle gear, tail dragger and emergency instruction. Rick recently flew as a commercial pilot for a local charter operation  in Anchorage operating their Citation Jet as well as a variety of turbo-prop, multi-engine and other aircraft. Rick also has an A&P license and can provide biennial flight reviews with complete records check on your aircraft.

Rick Ruess

Jack

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We would love to hear from you.


Please email or call us if you have questions or comments!


 

Phone :

(907) 441 7819

Email :

rruess@gci.net

Address :

2641 Melvin Ave, Anchorage AK 99517

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