Where We Are
Harford's Only Flight School

Located at:
3538 Aldino Rd
Churchville, MD
see map below

About Us

Harford Air was established in 1996, and the owner has over 25 years of flying experience and over 15 years of aircraft maintenance experience.

Kevin Hess

Kevin Hess

Owner and Operator

Kevin Hess is the owner and operator of Harford Air.  He received his pilot license at KCI Aviation, his degree in Aviation at Salem College and his A&P, Aircraft & Power Plant Certification at Rice Aviation.  He has over 25 years experience in general aviation. He was the 2001 "Flight Instructor of the Year" for Maryland presented by the Maryland DOT & FAA.


Duane Wallace is a part-time instructor specializing in tail-wheel instruction.  He just retired from 9 years of service as Norrisville Elementary's school principal so he is great with the fundamentals of teaching. Dont let the Hawaiian shirt and flip flops fool you!

Mark Fischer is another part-time instructor. Mark worked for the U.S. Army as a Lieutenant Colonel and can often be seen flying the Civil Air Patrol airplanes. Mark loves flying and it shows in his ability to be an effective instructor.

Ground Instructor
Roy Ballinger is our highly qualified ground instructor. He has over 40 years of flight experience including 22 years in military helicopters! He is an Advanced and Instrument Ground Instructor and has a Commercial rotorcraft helicopter rating with instrument and private fixed-wing privilages. He also has teaching experience as he was also a Phys. Ed. teacher.

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Member: AOPA - Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association
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Hours of Operation:
7 Days a Week
9 a.m. to Sunset

We Accept Cash, Checks, Travelers' Checks, Money Orders, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover
We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
Gift Certificates are available!!
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