Welcome to the National Association of Flight Instructors

Welcome to the National Association of Flight Instructors

 NAFI provides valuable resources to all flight educators to further its 50+ year commitment to raise and maintain the professional standing of flight instructors in the aviation community. 

NAFI members follow a Code of Ethics in their flight instruction practices that provides a standard of character and professionalism, setting them apart in the flight training community. Be a part and JOIN!



mentor live logoMay 15, 2024, at 8 p.m. ET: Do No Harm
Presented by: NAFI Chair Emeritus Robert Meder


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NAFI Mentor Magazine May/June 2024 Issue (Exclusive Member Benefit) BRAND NEW DIGITAL FORMAT Check it out here!

Mentor Magazine May/June 2024

Latest NAFI NOTAMs Blog: Importance of Aircraft Systems Knowledge - “be a drop of fluid” ~Guest Blogger Kylie McKinzie

Did you miss Airventure 2023 and the NAFI Professional Development Center?

Here is the next in our 2023 series featuring DPE Andrew Dow

Visit the PDC Archive Here
Congratulations to our April/May NAFI Master Instructor Recipients: (Left to Right) Howard Greenberg A-MCFI, Carlos Rivera MCFI, Vitor Neves A-MCFI, Kaitlyn Gallegos MCFI, James "Steve" Rutland 12xMCFI, Ric Blamer MCFI  Learn more about these and other amazing instructors here!

 Steve Rutland MCFIRic Blamer NAFI MCFI