Monthly Archives: July 2014

Dave Holkeboer

Dave Holkeboer
Flight Student
Tulip City Airport
My interest in flying began in college. There wasn’t any time to think about it though because I got married and began a family. I’m now 79 years old and after a friend took me for a ride in his plane, I decided it was finally time.
I began flying lessons […]

Barbara Fleming

Barbara Fleming
Flight Instructor
Tulip City Airport
I began my career as a Spanish teacher at Holland High School and taught for 28 years. As a lark I tried flying and the next day bought one-eighth share of an airplane. It worked out well…and sometimes life is like that.
This is my 14th year as a flight instructor […]

Kim Steggerda

Service Stop at Tulip City Airport
Kim’s RV6 recently received a compression check at Tulip City Airport.
“The aircraft took me approximately seven years to build in my basement,” stated Kim.“The RV6 has been one of the most popular kits. It’s nice to have Tulip City Air Service to help with service needs.”

RV History
In 1973, Richard (Van) […]

Connor Bos

Connor Bos
West Michigan Airport Authority
Youth-On-Board Member
Being part of Youth-on-Board for the West Michigan Airport Authority (WMAA) has been a great learning experience for me. With a strong passion for aviation and aeronautics, the WMAA board meetings are always a joy to attend. I not only contribute ideas, I gain a large amount of new […]