Director of Operations<br /><span style="color:#DDAD31">CFI-CFII-ATP</span>
Ari grew up in Woodland Hills and attended Cal State LA where he completed his master's degree in Aviation Management. He earned his private pilot in 1994 and has worked as a flight instructor in Southern California and also as an Operations Specialist at Burbank Airport. In addition to managing Active Pilot and flight instructing, Ari is also an airline pilot, flying the Embraer E-175 for a major airline. He has a passion for flying and enjoys helping develop the next generation of professional pilots. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, traveling, sailing and of course, flying.