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Air Safety Institute

Safer pilots through education

The Air Safety Institute serves all pilots – not just AOPA members – by providing free safety education programs to pilots and flight instructors, analyzing safety data, and conducting safety research. Pilots throughout the world rely on the products from ASI to be safer, better informed pilots.

The Air Safety Institute, a division of the AOPA Foundation, was formerly the AOPA Air Safety Foundation. Since 1950, the GA accident rate has decreased by 90 percent—due in large part to the safety education provided to pilots by the Foundation. ASI serves GA in many ways, most notably with its education, and also its research that analyzes and categorizes more than three decades of GA accidents and fatalities. From award-wining online courses to in-person seminars to quizzes and much more, take a look at all ASI has to offer. The programs are made possible by generous contributions from pilots like you.

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Take ASI's award-winning online courses, accident case studies, safety quizzes, and videos.

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Sign up for ASI’s Flight Instructor Refresher Course (FIRC) – available in-person and online – and begin your CFI certificate renewal process today.

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"Please convey my thanks to your staff in preparing an informative and pleasurable educational experience."
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"I just viewed the Cross Country Crisis video. The production was outstanding, and the message absolutely riveting. I will have a hard time forgetting the numerous lessons learned from a short investment of my time in viewing your superb product. This video will save numerous lives."
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