About Us

PilotSafety.org was founded in 2012 by ATP, Master Instructor, Gary Reeves to reduce general aviation accident by offering free and low-cost educational programs on a national basis.  Gary has been joined by two other Master Instructors, John Mahany and Mike Jesch, who also volunteer to teach safety programs.  Other volunteers include FAA staff, ATC, Aviation Attorney, Senior Medical Examiner and others who volunteer to answer questions.  With over 15,000 pilots who have joined our free pilot group, PilotSafety.org is on it's way to making a difference and saving lives.
Gary Reeves, ATP, Master CFI, CFII, MEI

Gary, our founder, has over 7,500 hours in over 50 different aircraft including turbo-prop, and turbo-fan most of which is instruction given.  He is a well known and popular national speaker on aviation safety and you see him live at all of the biggest shows, including Airventure-Oshkosh, AOPA Fly-Ins, Aviation-Xpo, NW Aviation Expo, SunNFun and more.  If you'd like him to speak at your aviation event please email him here.
Students coming from all around the world to attend his 3-Day IFR Master program
to be even better at Single-Pilot IFR using autopilots, ForeFlight, Glass Panels, and GPS(Garmin and Avidyne).  As the top national expert he also is available for private training in your airplane at your airport.

3 time Master Flight Instructor
2019 FAA National Instructor of the Year
2014 Flight Instructor and FAA Safety Team Member of the Year - Long Beach District

Publications and Television:
Air Facts Journal
Business Airport International
KNBC Channel 4
S.A.F.E. E-News
FREE PUBLIC SEMINARS* are available to any non-profit aviation group.  Let us make your next meeting something your members will love!
  • Minimum Group Size 50+
  • Entertaining, Interesting live 1-3 hour seminars
  • Aviation Safety Expert, Master Flight Instructor
  • FAA Wings credit for attendees.
  • You may charge a fee, to raise funds for your group or any non-profit aviation use.

Topics include:

  1. iPad / ForeFlight
  2. IFR Made Easy / Advanced IFR
  3. Surviving Emergencies
  4. Avidyne / Garmin
  5. Customized Class Requests are considered.

If you would like to talk about having us at an upcoming event, please contact us today!

*Travel expenses may apply.

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