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!



The next broadcast will be on December 21, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. ET. Details will be available soon!

NAFI Mentor Magazine November/December 2022 Issue (Exclusive Member Benefit)


November/December NAFI Mentor Magazine

Latest NAFI NOTAMs Blog: We Need To Talk About The Skills Gap In Pilots~Guest Blogger JBaynton

Check out the 10th in our NAFI Professional Development Center Series

Details Matter! Aviation Safety Tips w/Phillip Mandel

Full PDC Archive Here

Congratulations to our September/October NAFI Master Instructor Recipients: (Left to Right) Patrick Howell Associate MCFI, Donald Kaye 11 Time MCFI, Kyle Jehnzen 3 time MCFI, James Archer 2 Time MCFI, Bryan Gutraj Associate MCFI, Thomas McChesney MCFI Learn more about these and other amazing instructors here!

Patrick Howell NAFI Associate MCFIDonald Kaye NAFI MCFIKyle Jehnzen NAFI MCFIJames Archer MCFIBryan Gutraj NAFI Associate MCFITom McChesney NAFI MCFI

Enter the NAFI Briefing Room to learn once again that specialization is a great way to become successful in the flight training industry, and how NAFI Member Art Hayssen turned his passion into a business.