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About Us

Who We Are

The Spartanburg Pilots Association is an active group of aviation enthusiasts.  Our members consist of fixed wing, rotor and glider pilots, CFI’s and A&P’s from various backgrounds.  We promote skill sharing between members to gain knowledge and new skills.

Where We Are

We are located at the Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport (KSPA)

500 Ammons Road, Spartanburg, SC 29306

Phone (864) 574-8552

What We Want To Do

Aid and assist fellow pilots, promote aviation in the Upstate of South Carolina, promote aviation safety, provide aviation education, further interest in aviation, represent pilots and provide a social environment and fellowship.

Meet the Chairmen

Ron Fenner

Ron Fenner

Program Chairman

Scholarships

Royce Camp

Royce Camp

Membership Chairman

Weekend Pilots Scramble Group For Lunch

Joe Sessoms

Joe Sessoms

Publicity Chairman
Ed Vess

Ed Vess

Special Project Chairman
Tristan Isaac

Tristan Isaac

Arrangements - Dates - Badges
Austin Hyder

Austin Hyder

Awards
Adam Lockamy CFII

Adam Lockamy CFII

Formation Flying
Ken Smith

Ken Smith

Safety
Terry Connorton CFII

Terry Connorton CFII

Education and training

Meet the Board

Ed Vess

Ed Vess

Past President

Interim Secretary

Don Morgan

Don Morgan

President
Joe Sessoms

Joe Sessoms

President Elect
Open Position

Open Position

Secretary
Marc Elliott

Marc Elliott

Treasurer
Sherman Swafford

Sherman Swafford

Director
Ron Fenner

Ron Fenner

Director
Ken Smith

Ken Smith

Director
Tristan Isaac

Tristan Isaac

Director
Royce Camp

Royce Camp

Director
Austin Hyder

Austin Hyder

Director
Terry Connorton CFII

Terry Connorton CFII

Airport Director