From left, Hal Leonard's Doug Lady and Brad Smith.


Flight Instruments Partners
with Hal Leonard

Flight Instruments, a manufacturer of ukulele products in Slovenia, has appointed Hal Leonard as its distribution partner in the U.S. and Canada.

Primoz Virant, chief operating officer of Flight, said, "Hal Leonard has always placed great value on service and education and is exactly the type of partner we at Flight love to have. We're very excited to continue to work with Hal Leonard in the U.S. to continue to cultivate ukulele players everywhere."

Doug Lady, senior vice president at Hal Leonard, added, "We're thrilled to offer U.S. dealers the assortment of Flight products. We look forward to helping the Flight brand expand across the U.S. and Canada and reach new markets with our retailers."

Hal Leonard already distributes Flight ukuleles throughout Europe
and Australia.