CFI - "Higher Education"

CFI Notebook

Aviation Information comes from a variety of sources which 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 and themselves. Our notebook aims to enhance pilots aeronautical knowledge by not only explaining various topics, but referencing their source in order to enable further learning.


CFI Lesson Plans

Preparation to teach a student requires time and effort which comes in the form of a lesson plan. Every CFI has their personal preferences but we can help you get started.


Question of the Day

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Advice of the Day

Constantly select possible ditch points along your route of flight in case an emergency develops.

Airplane of the Day

Aircraft of the Day

Airbus A340: Learn More!

Helicopter of the Day

Helicopter of the Day

Bell AH-1 Cobra: Learn More!

Mishap of the Day

CEN13IA563: The NTSB determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be: The pilot's improper weight and balance calculations, which resulted in the airplane exceeding its weight and center-of-gravity limits and led to a loss of pitch control during takeoff, and the operator's failure to obtain required weight information and to ensure that the flight was properly loaded

Aviator of the Day

Aviator of the Day

Wilbur Wright: Learn More!

Regulation of the Day

FAR 91.133: Restricted and prohibited areas

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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