A father and daughter pursue their dreams of flying
Twenty years ago flying enthusiast Steven Grant put his lifelong wish of becoming a pilot on hold for family reasons.
Fast forward nearly two decades and his daughter Kyra had the same dream of learning to fly. This time things worked out. For the daughter. And also for her father.
Today, Steven, 45, and Kyra, 19, are known to the pilots at Marion County Airport (KMAO) in South Carolina as the The Flying Grants. Each has earned a private pilot’s certificate and Kyra, an Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University student, is well on her way to an Air Transport Pilot rating.[Read more…]