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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.

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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.

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Question of the Day


If airspeed is increased during a turn, what must be done to maintain a constant radius of turn?

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


Boeing 737: Learn More!

Helicopter of the Day


Helicopter of the Day


Sikorski CH-53: Learn More!

Mishap of the Day


ATL90LA025: The NTSB determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be: Pilot's temporary physical condition (possible hyperventilation or anxiety attack). Soft terrain in the emergency landing was considered to be a related factor.

Aviator of the Day


Aviator of the Day


Wilbur Wright: Learn More!

Regulation of the Day


FAR 61.52: Use of aeronautical experience obtained in ultralight vehicles

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


Engine Failure: The total loss of power requires immediate actions which depend upon speed (life) and altitude (life insurance)

Powerplant of the Day


R-1860 Hornet B: The?Pratt & Whitney R-1860 Hornet B?was a relatively uncommon?aircraft engine. It was a development of?Pratt & Whitney's earlier?R-1690 Hornet?and was basically similar, but enlarged in capacity

Event of the Day


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System of the Day


Icing Systems: Various icing systems are used on high performance or complex airplanes that not only operate in potential icing conditions, but have the capability to fight it