Stefan's Pilot Web
This website is created for future pilots and pilots.
Our Mission is to help future pilots and pilots
from Scandinavia/Europe to get the
best start possible in their Aviation Careers
as Professional Pilots in airplanes and helicopters.
We make certain future professional pilots
get the best start in this many times perplexing career!!!
I got started in this Aviation Career myself, not too long ago, and I know from
experience how rough this start can be...
Now I will use all my experience to help YOU get started!!!
My job is to help YOU get the best information available to reach Your goal
of getting hired as a Professional Pilot !!!
I make sure all the research is made to
guarantee you get to the best flight school!
I make sure you get started in the best
program to get the experience needed to get hired!
Briefly about myself:
my name is Stefan Tönners and I grew up in Järvsö, Sweden.
In June of 1988 I left my job as a teacher in Sollentuna, outside Stockholm, to
become a Professional Pilot!
IT WAS A HUGE STEP for me, but I have never regretted it.
I now fly for one of the best airlines in the world; Northwest Airlines,
the fourth largest airline in the United States with over 6000 pilots!
Here is how I did it...
- North American Institute of Aviation.
Las Cruces, New Mexico. This is where I started my initial FAR 141
accelerated flight training.
- Eagle Flight Center.
Portland-Hillsboro airport (HIO), Oregon. My first commercial pilot job as a
Certified Flight Instructor (CFI),
CFII & MEI.
- Horizons Unlimited. My first FAR 135/Air taxi
job, also at the HIO airport. Government fire contracts in Alaska. An awesome
- Horizon Air. My first FAR 121 job
based at the Portland International airport (PDX), Oregon. National airline.
Aircraft: Dash8 (DHC-8)
- Northwest Airlines. My Major Airline
Horizon Air/ DHC-8 in PDX (Portland, Oregon).
(Click on pictures to see them in full size!)
Aviation/Airman's Proficiency Center (APC).
I have represented Hillsboro Aviation since 1993 and I am very
familiar with this excellent flight school. You can read more about
Hillsboro Aviation on that page!
- 612-825-9449 USA
- 612-825-9449 USA
- Postal address
- 4712 12th Ave. S
- Minneapolis, MN 55407
- Electronic mail
- General Information: firstname.lastname@example.org