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 TODAY!

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January 20th, 2020 at 8:00 PM Eastern: "Beyond the ACS: Tips for Upping Your Flying Game" presented by Catherine Cavagnaro, CFI-I, ATP, DPE, PhD 

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NAFI Mentor November/December 2020 Edition Available now! (Exclusively for Members!)

NEW NAFI NOTAMs Blog Entry! Edition #15 Story Corner: Mickey Mouse's Questionable Flight Training~Guest Video Blogger John Niehaus, NAFI Program Director

NAFI Mentor November/December 2020

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Congratulations to our December NAFI Master Instructor Recipients: (Left to Right) Andreas ‘Baron’ Wesemann MGI, Fred L. Gibbs MCFI, Sam Lindsay MCFI Learn more about these and other amazing instructors here!

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1/18/21 NAFI 10 Question Challenge Ep. 10 w/Kirby Ortega, 2x NAFI MCFI, 2002 National CFI of the Year, 2014 Flight Instructor Hall of Fame Inductee:


1/1/2021 Briefing Room Ep. 6.2 "Story Time" Chairmen Round-table Discussion with Bob Meder, Phil Poynor, and Ken Hoffman: Join the last three NAFI Chairmen as they recount the history of the National Association of Flight Instructors, and they share stories of being NAFI Chairman, and their memorable interactions with NAFI Members.