Welcome to Mooney Safety Foundation


"Safety is no Accident"

The Mooney Safety Foundation (DBA the MAPA Safety Foundation) is a non-profit organization chartered in 1990 to improve aviation safety for Mooney pilots and their airplanes.  The Safety Foundation is comprised of a diverse group of Mooney instructors that all share a deep commitment and passion for Mooney aircraft and aviation safety.  Through our long-lasting association with the Mooney Aircraft Pilots Association (MAPA), the Mooney Safety Foundation provides: 

  • Structured pilot proficiency programs (PPPs) in various locations across the U.S.,
  • Aviation safety through articles, speeches, and scholarships,
  • A central location for pilots to seek and share Mooney and safety information. 

Through our pilot proficiency programs, Mooney pilots can expect to:
  • Improve piloting skills,
  • Improve decision-making skills to ensure flight safety,
  • Increase awareness and decision-making skills to deal with maintenance issues,
  • Improve skills to handle emergencies,
  • Obtain information relating to Mooney airplanes and their safe operation.