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2010 News Archive
  • ASRS Relating to using an iPad as an EFB

    We’ve received a bulletin from the NASA Aviation Safety Reporting System highlighting a report on the use of Apple iPads with flight data as Electronic Flight Bags (EFB). The report indicates that a pilot was attempting to ... Full Story »
  • FAA Indicates Improvements Desired, But No Regulatory Changes Coming In CFI Renewal Process

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, ALLEGAN, MICH.(December 7, 2010) – The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI), representatives of other aviation organizations, and flight instructor renewal clinic (FIRC) providers met with ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Involved in Meeting about Flight Instructor Renewal Process with FAA

    NAFI Involved in Meeting about Flight Instructor Renewal Process with FAA NAFI HEADQUARTERS, ALLEGAN, MICH.(December 2, 2010) – The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) will attend a public meeting hosted by the ... Full Story »
  • NAFI’s Flagship Publication Mentor Expanded

    NAFI’s Flagship Publication Mentor Expanded NAFI HEADQUARTERS, ALLEGAN, MICH.(November 18, 2010) – Members of the National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) will now be receiving a significantly expanded ... Full Story »
  • Lawsuit Against NAFI To Be Dismissed

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, Allegan, Mich.(October 6, 2010) - The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) has defended the NAFI Master Instructor Accreditation program against a lawsuit over the ownership of the program’s ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Selects Aviation Group Limited (AGL) to Develop Sponsorship and Advertising

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, OSHKOSH, WIS. (September 28, 2010) - The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) is pleased to announce that it will be working with Aviation Group Limited (AGL) a Wisconsin company to represent NAFI ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Master Instructor Accreditations

    September 22, 2010 - The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) takes pride in announcing a significant aviation accomplishment on the part of these very special aviation educators.Recently, the instructors listed below ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Master Instructor Accreditations

    September 15, 2010 - The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) takes pride in announcing a significant aviation accomplishment on the part of these very special aviation educators.Recently, the instructors listed below ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Concerned About Arizona Board Discussions on Flight-training

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, OSHKOSH, WIS.(August 23, 2010) - The National Association of Flight Instructors recently became aware that the the Arizona State Board for Private and Postsecondary Education will have a meeting this week during ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Master Instructor Accreditations

    August 17, 2010 - The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) takes pride in announcing a significant aviation accomplishment on the part of these very special aviation educators.Recently, the instructors listed below ... Full Story »
  • NAFI, ASA Launch Updated Guide to Sport Pilot

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, OSHKOSH, WIS.(July 29, 2010) – The National Association of Flight Instructors and aviation publisher Aviation Supplies & Academics (ASA) have released a revised edition of the CFI’s Guide to ... Full Story »
  • A Message to Our Members and Supporters

    There were 18 of us sitting on the floor with a tape recorder running. It was December 1963, and we were all attending an AOPA Flight Training Clinic Directors seminar, organized by Jack Eggspuehler, chair of the School of ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Concerned About Implementation of California Regulations Aff

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, OSHKOSH, WIS.(June 9, 2010)—Proposed changes in flight-training oversight by the California Bureau of Post Secondary Education may cause significant damage to businesses that provide flight training in the ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Completes Elections and Approves Member Elected Board Member

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, OSHKOSH, WIS.(MAY 25, 2010) – NAFI is pleased to announce that three new members have been elected to its board of directors – Dennis McCoy, Robert Meder, and Bob Snyder. The NAFI board met in a ... Full Story »
  • Congress Introduces Resolution Recognizing ‘National Learn to Fly

    Congressmen Allen Boyd (D-Fla.) introduced, on April 21, a resolution co-sponsored by Vern Ehlers (R-MI) in to the U.S. House of Representatives on April 21 to create “National Learn to Fly Day.” Boyd and Ehlers are co ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Master Instructor Accreditation Eligible for FAA Wings Credit

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, OSHKOSH, WIS.(APRIL 13, 2010) – Instructors who earn NAFI Master Flight Instructor accreditation can now receive FAA Wings Credit for their hard work. Instructors accredited as NAFI Master Instructors can ... Full Story »
  • APR Industries Supports NAFI Members and Provides Discounts on Products

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, OSHKOSH, WIS.(APRIL1, 2010) - APR INDUSTRIES has joined with NAFI to provide support to NAFI and gives 25% discounts to NAFI members on its products. APR Industries, a division of Aero Products Research, Inc. ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Provides Updated Endorsement for Student Sign-offs

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, OSHKOSH, Wis. — (March 11, 2010) — The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) today released an updated logbook endorsement for instructors to use when signing their students off for ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Insurance Checkouts: Non-Owned Aircraft

    By Bob Mackey What is a non-owned aircraftè When might you as a flight instructor fly a non-owned aircraft, and what are your risks when you fly oneè If you’re a flight instructor, you need to know the answers to these ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Master Instructor Accreditations

    February 9, 2010 - The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) takes pride in announcing a significant aviation accomplishment on the part of these very special aviation educators.Recently, the instructors listed below ... Full Story »