Category: News

Steve’s factory flight at Van’s Aircraft (web-res)

Announcing new partnership between Flight Chops and Van’s Aircraft

TORONTO, ON, March 29, 2019. The marketing world has changed: Forward-thinking companies are forming alliances with authentic members of their communities to create original content that genuinely connects with a target audience, such as aviation YouTube content creator Steve Thorne does with “Flight Chops.”   Through a new breed of deal that’s been nearly 20…

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Where to Meet Flight Chops at Sun n’ Fun 2019 | #SNF19 (Updated)

Who’s going to Sun n Fun 2019?   For any of you who are not familiar with this event: One of the biggest air shows in the country, and their biggest fundraiser for the education programs of the Aerospace Center for Excellence! See modern jets, classic warbirds, homebuilt aircraft, plus hundreds of vendors, workshops, forums and more!…

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Flight Chops at OshKosh Airventure | #OSH18 (updated)

OshKosh never disappoints. It’s truly my favorite aviation event of the year, and like many thousands of fellow pilots and flying enthusiasts, I look forward to it yearlong. If you’re new around here and not familiar with this event, I highly suggest you check it out here. SCHEDULE Here’s where I’ll be this year; please come…

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Aviation Successes / Failures – Multi Engine Flight Test PASSED! Silver Play button + 2018 Teaser

Here are some Successes and Failures of 2017:   – We reached 100k Youtube Subscribers!!!   – 3 videos broke 1M views this year, and this video from 2017 broke 2M views!!   – The Coast Guard series did not get seen by many Without a doubt, this one of the most amazing experiences I’ve ever had, and…

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How Flight Chops Went from Weekend Warrior Pilot to YouTube Celebrity

FLYING Magazine: How Flight Chops Went from Weekend Warrior Pilot to YouTube Celebrity

A combination of his aviation curiosity and filmmaking skills has made Steve Thorne the envy of many pilots.  By Ashley Burns     With 130,962 subscribers and counting, Steve Thorne is undoubtedly one of the most popular aviators on YouTube. Known to the aviation world as Flight Chops, he’s a self-described “weekend warrior pilot” who is basically…

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