Mordechai Levin, CFII, IGI, AGI

 

    ✈  Executive Director, Masterflight Foundation
    ✈  FAA Safety Team Lead Representative, Chicago Area FSDO
    ✈  FAA Gold Seal Flight Instructor
    ✈  2X Master Certified Flight Instructor

 

Technically Advanced Flight Training | Weekend Ground Schools | FAA Sponsored Safety Meetings | STEM Education Strategic Planning & Execution | Motivational Speaking | Diversity & Inclusion Leadership| Advanced Incident Command Public Policy

 

Mordechai Levin is a nationally noted aerospace educator who supports the advancement of science technology engineering and math (STEM) in commerce and education at all levels. 

Together with a team of national leaders in youth, STEM education, and community-based social change, Mordechai launched the Masterflight Foundation in 2006. The goal of the Masterflight Foundation is to make a difference in the aerospace industry, and all STEM fields by increasing access for all, inspiring young people to reach their full potential, increasing flight training effectiveness and improving aviation safety.

Levin is also a Search and Rescue/Disaster Relief Air Operations Branch Director, FAA Gold Seal/Master Flight Instructor, G1000 Check Pilot Examiner, Cadet Orientation Pilot, and National Incident Management System (NIMS) Advanced Incident Command System (ICS) instructor. 

Levin’s passion for improving access and successful training in the aerospace field is evident from his impressive record of achievement. His bravery in speaking truth to power is inspiring. He passionately acts on his commitment to safety and he enthusiastically challenges others.


Acknowledgements

2018    FAA National FAASTeam Aviation Safety Award 

2012    FAA Safety Team Representative of the Year – Chicago Area FSDO & Great Lakes Region

2011    Chicago Flight Instructors Association – Theo Moore Award for Aviation Safety

2011    BEYA Award for Educational Leadership

2011    American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Associate Fellow

2010    Society of Women Engineers, Rodney D. Chipp Award

2010    BEYA Modern-Day Technology Leader Award

2010    A. Scott Crossfield Award

2010    FAA Flight Instructor of the Year – Chicago Area FSDO

2009    FAA Safety Award

2008    National Association of Rocketry – Robert L. Cannon Education Award

2008    HENAAC – Luminary Award 

2008    American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics- Barry M Goldwater Educator Award

2008    National Association of Flight Instructors – Master Certified Flight Instructor MCFI

2008    FAA Flight Instructor of the Year – Chicago Area FSDO & Great Lakes Region

2008    FAA Wings Program – Master Phase

2007    Frank G. Brewer Civil Air Patrol National Aerospace Educator Award  

2007    Grover Loening Award

2007    Benjamin O. Davis Award

2006    Charles Yeager Award

2000    National Association of Flight Instructors – Master Certified Flight Instructor MCFI

2000    FAA Gold Seal Instructor