Jacob L. Fordyce

YP No. 28

Member – Carmichaels, PA

President, YP Chapter No. 9

Jacob L. Fordyce serves as the President of Young Pilots USA Chapter No. 9.

Jacob is a sophomore in high school, and also works on the C-53 Beach City Baby restoration project on the side. Jacob is the recipient of both an AOPA "You Can Fly" flight training scholarship, and of a Make-a-Pilot flight training scholarship.


As a pilot, Jacob holds a Student Pilot's License. He has over 20 hours of total time and has flown over half a dozen different types of aircraft, with a special interest in tailwheel and vintage aircraft. He is qualified as PIC in the Piper J-3 Cub and Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee.





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Piper J-3 Cub

CZAW SportCruiser

Pietenpol Air Camper

Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee

Cessna 170