CFI - "Higher Education"

CFI Notebook

Aviation comes from a variety of sources and requires a lifetime of dedication to perfect.

The CFI, or Flight Instructor Notebook, is an instructor's guide to navigating the sea of resources in order to provide useful guidance for their students. Our notebook aims to enhance pilots aeronautical knowledge to enable further learning by pointing you in the right direction to continue learning.


CFI Lesson Plans

Preparation to instruct a student requires a lot of time and effort. Every CFI has their personal preferences but we can help you get started.


Question of the Day

Which condition is guaranteed for all of the following altitude limits; MAA, MCA, MRA, MOCA, and MEA? (Non-mountainous area.)

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Advice of the Day

Read NTSB reports for unfamiliar airports you will be operating out of to determine trends

Airplane of the Day

Aircraft of the Day

Cessna 620: Learn More!

Helicopter of the Day

Helicopter of the Day

Sikorski S-333: Learn More!

Mishap of the Day

ANC13FA091: The NTSB determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be: The pilot's improper decision to load the airplane beyond its allowable takeoff weight and center of gravity limits, which resulted in a loss of control during the initial climb.

Aviator of the Day

Aviator of the Day

Wilbur Wright: Learn More!

Regulation of the Day

FAR 91.223: Terrain awareness and warning system

Maneuver of the Day

Soft Field Takeoffs: Soft field takeoffs are used to obtain maximum performance when departing from a soft or rough runway surface

Emergency of the Day

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Powerplant of the Day

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Event of the Day

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System of the Day

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