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Doug is the author of 15 aviation-related books, numerous magazine articles, and computer-based training modules. He is licensed in Single and Multi-engine airplanes as an ATP, CFI, CFII-MEI. His type ratings include Airbus A319/320/321, Beechcraft BE-300, Boeing 767/757/737, DC-9, Fokker F100/F28, EMB-110, CE500, CE510, CE560XL and the CE525.

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Doug is the author of 15 aviation related books, numerous magazine articles, and computer-based training modules. He is licensed in Single and Multi-engine airplanes as an ATP, CFI, CFII-MEI. His type ratings include Airbus A319/320/321, Beechcraft BE-300, Boeing 767/757/737, DC-9, Fokker F100/F28, EMB-110, CE500, CE510, CE560XL and the CE525.

Doug was a former airline captain for US Airways as well as a Boeing 737 instructor and Citation instructor. He is a former FAAST Team Safety Counselor for the SC/NC area. Doug is a FAA “Gold Seal” award winners do has been named Master CFI by the National Association of Flight Instructors. He was also a subject matter expert on national media including: ABC’s 20/20, Fox’s Laura Ingram Show, “Mornings on the Mall” show hosted by Brian Wilson and Larry O’Connor in Washington, DC, and for the Boston Globe. Lastly, Doug holds a recreational license in Gyrocopters and is a licensed A&P mechanic. He received his Bachelor of Science in Professional Aeronautics from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.

Safe Pilot Publishing

Executive Prop Training, Executive Flight Training, Safe Pilot, Executive Jet Training, Safe Pilot Publishing, Training Manuals, Online, Aviation

Doug is the author of 15 aviation-related books, numerous magazine articles, and computer-based training modules. He is licensed in Single and Multi-engine airplanes as an ATP, CFI, CFII-MEI. His type ratings include Airbus A319/320/321, Beechcraft BE-300, Boeing 767/757/737, DC-9, Fokker F100/F28, EMB-110, CE500, CE510, CE560XL, and the CE525.

Doug was a former airline captain for US Airways as well as a Boeing 737 instructor and Citation instructor. He is a former FAAST Team Safety Counselor for the SC/NC area. Doug is an FAA “Gold Seal” award winners do has been named Master CFI by the National Association of Flight Instructors. He was also a subject matter expert on national media including ABC’s 20/20, Fox’s Laura Ingram Show, “Mornings on the Mall” show hosted by Brian Wilson and Larry O’Connor in Washington, DC, and for the Boston Globe. Lastly, Doug holds a recreational license in Gyrocopters and is a licensed A&P mechanic. He received his Bachelor of Science in Professional Aeronautics from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.

Our Team

Douglas Carmody

Douglas Carmody

Owner

Douglas Carmody is a former airline Captain with over 30,000 flight hours. He has over 32 years of instructional experience in turbine aircraft. Along with being a contract instructor, he’s also a corporate pilot, a charter pilot, a licensed A & P Mechanic, and author of 15 aviation books and numerous magazine articles.

Bonny Carmody

Bonny Carmody

Owner & CFO

Bonny Carmody holds Bachelor of Science in Business Administration- Emphasis in Aviation Management with over 30 years in the aviation flight training business. Tackling the day to day operations in our office, Bonny finds herself overseeing the companies operations. 

Caroline Carmody James

Safe Pilot - Director Of Operations & Scheduling

Caroline Carmody holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature along with Masters of Science in Communication Disorders. She has grown up around aviation and officially joined the team after spending two years in the speech pathology field. Caroline specializes in scheduling and enjoys the constant challenges of coordinating pilots, instructors, simulators and airplanes!

Mary Catherine Carmody

SafePilot Publishing - Publisher & Principal

Mary Carmody holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from Wofford College and has a MBA from the Citadel. Being apart of an aviation family, she has developed a niche in aviation training materials. Mary has is our publisher and a principal at SafePilot Publishing.

Beth Lopez

Safe Pilot - Office Manager

Beth’s aviation background provides the skills to run our day to day operations in the office. With over 32 years of Aviation Customer Service, Retired Piedmont/ Us Airways Flight Attendant, 2 years as the Operation Manager for Stratus Flight in Spartanburg SC, 5 years with the City of Spartanburg as the Airport Customer Service Manager, our office is always ready.

Our Team

Douglas Carmody

Douglas Carmody

Owner

Douglas Carmody is a former airline Captain with over 30,000 flight hours. He has over 32 years of instructional experience in turbine aircraft. Along with being a contract instructor, he’s also a corporate pilot, a charter pilot, a licensed A & P Mechanic, and author of 15 aviation books and numerous magazine articles.

Bonny Carmody

Bonny Carmody

Owner & CFO

Bonny Carmody holds Bachelor of Science in Business Administration- Emphasis in Aviation Management with over 30 years in the aviation flight training business. Tackling the day to day operations in our office, Bonny finds herself overseeing the companies operations. 

Caroline Carmody James

Safe Pilot - Director Of Operations & Scheduling

Caroline Carmody holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature along with Masters of Science in Communication Disorders. She has grown up around aviation and officially joined the team after spending two years in the speech pathology field. Caroline specializes in scheduling and enjoys the constant challenges of coordinating pilots, instructors, simulators and airplanes!

Mary Catherine Carmody

SafePilot Publishing - Publisher & Principal

Mary Carmody holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from Wofford College and has a MBA from the Citadel. Being apart of an aviation family, she has developed a niche in aviation training materials. Mary has is our publisher and a principal at SafePilot Publishing.

Beth Lopez

Safe Pilot - Office Manager

Beth’s aviation background provides the skills to run our day to day operations in the office. With over 32 years of Aviation Customer Service, Retired Piedmont/ Us Airways Flight Attendant, 2 years as the Operation Manager for Stratus Flight in Spartanburg SC, 5 years with the City of Spartanburg as the Airport Customer Service Manager, our office is always ready.

Headquartered
Beaufort, SC

Address
46D Sams Point Rd. Beaufort, SC 29907

Email
Support@SafePilot.com

Phone
843.521.9412