Carsten Sierck Brinkmann, a stunt airplane pilot and aerobatics instructor, died of heart failure Friday at his Catonsville home. He was 74.
Services for Mr. Brinkmann will be at 1 p.m. tomorrow at the Witzke funeral establishment, 1630 Edmondson Ave. in Catonsville.
Born in Baltimore, he attended Catonsville High School. During World War II, he served as a Navy pilot from 1942 to 1946.
After the war, he worked in construction before he became a full-time flight instructor -- first independently, and then for Frederick Aviation, an aircraft sales and services company at Frederick Airport.