Flight Instructors

The Team


We All Love What We Do

Alpha One’s flight instructors will take you from zero flight time to being a fully qualified private pilot or any other rating you are pursuing

Chris Hyldburg -President

Chris founded Alpha One after attending Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.


John Greenlaw – Chief Pilot

John is our Chief Pilot and he has over 16,000 flight hours and attended Umass Boston


Renee Taft

Renee has over 600 flight hours and completed her training at Westfield State


Derek Creutz

Derek has over 1,100 flight hours and completed his training at ATP Flight School


Brody Carlson

Brody has over 800 flight hours and completed his training at Bridgewater State University


Josh Fortin

Josh has over 600 flight hours and completed his training at Thrust Flight Zero Time to Airline.


Ryan Hackett

Ryan has over 1,400 flight hours and completed his training at Bridgewater State University


Buddy Macdonald

Buddy has been flying since 1972 and he has been on all sides of the aviation industry


Dave Sanford

Dave has been flying since 1982, has over 1,400 flight hours and attended Umass Amherst