My name is David Abrahamson. I reside in Northern Virginia, just outside Washington DC. I operate and maintain two airplanes, shown on the home page.

Personal background

I was born and raised in France, finished high school and college in the US, and retired from the US Army following the completion of a 20-year career in the infantry and military intelligence branches. I speak several foreign languages.

Education

  • BA, Colby College

  • MA, Naval Postgraduate School

 

Aviation experience

  • ATP AMEL and CP ASEL, CFI, CFII, and MEI.

  • Type ratings: BE-300, CL-65, SF-340

  • Endorsements: tailwheel, high-performance, complex, high-altitude

  • Flight experience

    • Part 121​: line pilot

    • Part 135: check airman, chief pilot

    • Ground and flight instructor, AR 95-20 instructor

  • Other​

    • Repairman: RV-7 and Rans S-7​

    • International ferry pilot

    • Operated aircraft out of every state in the lower 48

    • Mountain and back country pilot (NC, UT, ID)