Linda Fritsche Castner


Linda  grew up on her family’s small airport in Pittstown, New Jersey, and has owned and operated that airport with her brother for more than two decades. A licensed Private Pilot and Advanced Ground Instructor, she is President of Up, Up, and Away in Hunterdon, Inc., which promotes general aviation through innovative aviation-themed programs. She is an author and motivational speaker, and received the 2011 MAAC Award for Innovations in Aviation Education in NJ. She is a member of the Society of Aviation and Flight Educators and a two-time Master Aviation Educator, and holds an M.S. in Exercise Physiology.