Pilot Award Programs

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The following Awards Programs are maintained by aviation industry sponsors:

The General Aviation Industry Awards Program is a cooperative effort between the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and aviation industry sponsors to recognize annually outstanding individuals in the fields of Avionics, Flight Instruction, and Maintenance. In addition, the program recognizes outstanding individuals serving the FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) as representatives. The awards highlight the important roles these individuals play in promoting aviation safety, education, and professionalism. Winners will be recognized locally, regionally and nationally. National winners will be recognized during AirVenture-Oshkosh each July.

The following Awards Programs are maintained on FAASafety.gov:

The Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award recognizes pilots who have demonstrated professionalism, skill and aviation expertise by maintaining safe operations for 50 or more years. Recipients are awarded a certificate and a lapel pin and are recognized in our Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award - Roll of Honor located online, here, at FAASafety.gov!

For information regarding eligibility, how to apply or the selection process, download the Information Guide and Application form. (PDF) If you have additional questions, you can also contact your local FAASTeam Program Manager.

View Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award - Roll of Honor.