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2001 News Archive
  • NAFI to Florida: New Aviation Security Bill Is Sufficient

    Updated 11/20/01 - The new federal Aviation Security Bill signed by President Bush on Nov. 19 should eliminate the concerns of some Florida legislators regarding flight school security, according to National Association of Flight ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Urges Passage of GA Small Business Relief Act

    The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) is calling on its members and EAAers to contact their congressional representatives on the House Aviation Subcommittee and urge their approval of the "General Aviation ... Full Story »
  • General Aviation Small Business Relief Act of 2001 (Introduced in the House)

    HR 3007 IH 107th CONGRESS1st SessionH. R. 3007To provide economic relief to general aviation small business concerns that have suffered substantial economic injury as a result of the terrorist attacks perpetrated against the ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Opposes Proposed Florida Flight School Legislation

    The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) is vehemently opposed to pending Florida state legislation that would place undue burdens on the state’s flight instruction industry. The two bills, introduced in the ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Supports General Aviation Small Aviation Business Relief Act

    The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) has announced its support for the "General Aviation Small Business Relief Act of 2001"-a bill to help remedy the current financial crisis threatening General Aviation ... Full Story »
  • NAFI President Urges Congressional Support

    October 8, 2001The Honorable Thomas Petri U.S. House of Representatives 2462 Rayburn House Office Building Washington DC 20515Dear Representative Petri:Recently, H.R. 3007, the "General Aviation Small Business Relief Act of ... Full Story »
  • Executive Summary—NAFI

    Written Testimony In the national emergency that came from the events of September 11, 2001, the United States closed its National Airspace System (NAS), effectively shutting down the flight training industry. The economic impact ... Full Story »
  • Testimony of Phillip Poynor

    2001 FAA/Industry National Flight Instructor of the Year Board Member—National Association of Flight Instructors Principal—Nassau Flyers, Inc., a flight schoolMy name is Phillip Poyner. I am a principal at Nassau ... Full Story »
  • NAFI Introduces Expanded Insurance Plan And Benefits For Flight Instructors

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, OSHKOSH, Wis. — (Feb. 26, 2001) — The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) is helping meet the needs of flight instructors who are facing increasing difficulty obtaining insurance ... Full Story »
  • CFI Publication, E-Updates and Flying Magazine Now Included in NAFI Member Benefits Package

    NAFI HEADQUARTERS, Oshkosh, Wis. — A publication aimed directly at flight instructors, electronic newsletters and a subscription to America’s top newsstand aviation magazine are among the new benefits available to ... Full Story »