Master Instructors Finds a Home at SAFE!

March 5, 2021

The original Master Instructor Program has set the standard of excellence in aviation education since it was first introduced by Sandy and JoAnn Hill of Colorado in 1997. Celebrating 24 years and thousands of designations, Master Instructors represents what former FAA Administrator Marion Blakey called “the best the right seat has to offer” in aviation. […]

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New “Checkride Ready!™” On The SAFE App.

September 20, 2020

SAFE is addressing pilot applicants directly to provide better training for common problems discovered by experienced DPEs on check rides. These blunders result in “Pink Slips” and both Private and Instrument “Pink Slips” have been covered in the SAFEblog. Now, these have been imported and are available to pilot applicants on the SAFE Tookit App […]

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SAFE (on Gold Seal Channels) LIVE Tues-Sat

March 29, 2020

Schedule Posted Here Soon (and for changes, watch/refresh this page…) Tune in 15:00 EDT Daily for Our Exciting LIVE Show on Gold Seal We will be online every day March 31 (Tues) through April 4th (Sat) at with a variety of aviation guests you will enjoy! A schedule and more specific information posted here […]

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SAFE CFI-PRO™ in Miami at Wayman Academy

February 19, 2020

SAFE CFI-PRO™ in Miami at Wayman Academy   Our SAFE mission is reaching and elevating the professionalism of aviation educators. Young CFIs at larger academies and colleges are one important demographic in need of improvement. Thanks to Wayman Aviation Academy for providing this opportunity to present in Miami to their staff. The availability of programs […]

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Alexander “Sandy” Hill Has “Gone West”

January 26, 2020

Aviation education legend, SAFE charter member and proud Marine, G. Alexander ‘Sandy’ Hill passed away at his home Thursday after a long illness. He will be missed by all his friends at SAFE and throughout our aviation family. Among many contributions to aviation, Sandy, with his wife and partner JoAnn formed and managed the Master […]

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SAFE Meet-Up Demonstrates EAA Proficiency365

January 14, 2020

We had a great SAFE Meet-Up of NYC aviation educators at “Pilot Proficiency International” on the Farmingdale Airport (KFRG) last night. In addition to enjoying homemade lasagna, the assembled CFIs got to learn how the EAA Proficiency365 scenarios are deployed on Redbird simulators around the country. Only qualified CFIs can effectively present this useful profiles. […]

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NYC SAFE Meet-Up Jan 13 (18:00) KFRG (Redbird)

November 29, 2019

SAFE Board member (MCFI) David Dempsey runs a quarterly CFI meeting in the NYC area. SAFE is collaborating with this group and meeting at “Pilot Proficiency International” on the Farmingdale Airport (KFRG) January 13th. Map to “208 Route 109, Suite 202, Farmingdale, NY 11735” or fly in and park at Atlantic, right across from the […]

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First SAFE CFI-PRO™ a Huge Success!

October 4, 2019

The first SAFE CFI-PRO™ in Fredrick, MD was a smash hit, providing amazing learning opportunities for the people in attendance (just under 50 total). The beautiful AOPA “You Can Fly” center is a perfect venue with excellent autio-visual support and a comfortable auditorium and classrooms. This workshop featured five FAA National Award winners among the […]

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