Author: Jim Satterwhite

Bobby and Tina Litchfield study the weather chart as they plan their next flight leg to Kansas City.

Flight Planning

Bobby Lee and Tina Litchfield of Upland, California had to orbit Majors Field for several minutes due to the runway being closed due to an in-flight emergency earlier this morning.  Bobby Lee is looking closely at weather brewing along there route to Kansas City.  They are changing their route from a […]

Joel and Brenda Brandstettler's airplane is towed to the hanger after the nose landing gear failed to extend.

In Flight Emergency

Joel and Brenda Brandstetter made an emergency landing at Greenville’s Majors Field this morning.  The nose landing gear of their Cessna 206 would not extend.  After several tries to dislodge the nose gear, they elected to land on the two main gears and drop the nose at the last second. […]

Eric straps himself into a Cessna 152 at Greenville's Majors Field.

Stick Time

Eric Ridenhour of Concord, North Carolina participated in his first flight yesterday at Greenville’s Majors Field.  Jim Folks, owner of Golden Eagle Flight Training, instructed the young pilot on the necessity of a proper preflight inspection, the five basic parts of an airplane, taxi procedure, straight and level flight, coordinated […]

Buddy Crump congratulates Harry Andonian as being a part of the Hunt County Aviation Community.

Tribute to Harry Andonian

Buddy Crump and members of Greenville Airport Advisory Board extended a special tribute to Test Pilot Harry Andonian.  Buddy wanted to recognize Harry as part of the Hunt County Aviation community and a Majors Field booster. Harry knew aviation legends Chuck Yeger, Neil Armstrong, Jimmy Doolittle and a host of […]

Coach Colby Carthel starts the July Football Camp at Texas A&M in Commerce.

Lion’s Football Camp

Fifty-nine excited youngsters crowd around Coach Colby Carthel as the July Football Camp gets underway at Memorial Stadium.  The Camp is free to youth in third grade through the eight grade.  It is three hours total.  The camp will teach basic football skills, orientation skill, competition tactics, and a chance […]