About Us

Club Information

The MIT Flying Club’s primary purpose is to motivate, encourage, and facilitate an affordable, hands-on experience in flying. Originally formed in the late 1920s, the MIT Flying Club (MITFC) was reborn in the Fall of 2005 to provide members the opportunity to meet and interact with others who are interested in aviation. Throughout the...

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In the Fall of 2005, several MIT students banded together to start a new club at MIT dedicated solely to flying. However, given MIT’s strong association with the field of aeronautics, it’s no surprise that some sort of flying club has been around since nearly the beginning of aviation. The first mention of an MIT flying club...

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Executive Board

Lochie Ferrier¬†(President) lochie@mit.edu   Sean Kelley¬† (VP of Operations, Treasurer) spkelley@mit.edu Sean is a senior in Course 16 who UROPs with the Man Vehicle Lab. He started flying in the fall of 2012 and earned his private pilot in 2014. Between classes, he flies the Piper Cherokee Warrior and occasionally goes SCUBA diving for lobsters. Christine...

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