SAFE Issues Final Report on Pilot Proficiency Project™

August 21, 2012

Next Venue will be Announced Soon The Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE) recently issued a final report on its first Pilot Proficiency Project, which debuted during AirVenture 2012. Conceived by SAFE in 2010, the demonstration project was a cooperative effort that involved Redbird Flight Simulations (Redbird) and the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA). Thirty-two […]

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SAFE’s Pilot Proficiency Project a Success

August 1, 2012

More than 650 Participated during AirVenture Based on surveys taken of participants, the proof-of-concept Pilot Proficiency Project spearheaded by the Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE) during AirVenture was a resounding success. Conceived by SAFE, presented in partnership with Redbird Flight Simulations, and hosted by the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA), SAFE member-instructors presented a […]

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SAFE at AirVenture 2012 – July 23-29, 2012

July 25, 2012

Come visit SAFE at AirVenture 2012!  Booth 421, just northwest of ConocoPhillips Plaza and east of the FAA building.

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AirVenture to Host Pilot Proficiency Project

June 8, 2012

SAFE Partners with EAA, Others to Address Aviation Safety Issues The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) recently announced that it will host the new Pilot Proficiency Project during AirVenture 2012. Located in the EAA’s Learn to Fly Center, the project offers pilots targeted forums and simulator training sessions that address key safety of flight topics, including: […]

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20% off + free shipping on Lands End Purchases through 6/11

June 6, 2012

SAFE’s apparel is now being sold, customized and shipped by Lands’ End Business Outfitters.  Any purchases made before 6/11/12 will receive 20% off and free shipping.  Here is the link to order.  http://ces.landsend.com/safepilots.  

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FAASTeam Approves CFI/DPE Forum Number Eight

May 17, 2012

SAFE Members Create “Teaching and Testing CFIT Avoidance” The Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE) recently delivered the eighth in its series of “Seminar-in-a-Box” (SIB) products for use by the FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam). The SIBs are designed to facilitate interactive discussion among instructors, examiners, and FAASTeam members on topics related to flight training […]

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SAFE Membership Elects Three Directors

May 16, 2012

One Incumbent, Two New Directors Chosen The Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE) recently announced the results of its annual election to fill three seats on its nine-member Board of Directors. Incumbent Arlynn McMahon, along with new Directors Susan Archer and Jack Vandeventer have been elected to three-year terms. McMahon is the 2009 National […]

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SAFE Responds to NPRM on ATP Certification Requirements

April 19, 2012

Focus should be on Proficiency & Airmanship Skills, not Flight Hours The Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE) recently submitted a response to the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), “Pilot Certification and Qualification Requirements for Air Carrier Operations” (Docket No. FAA-2010-0100; Notice No. 12-01). The four-page response was formulated based on input solicited from […]

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