Membership Benefits

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AOPA is on the frontlines every day fighting to ensure that your right to fly and the interests of general aviation are promoted and safeguarded. We advocate tirelessly on your behalf at all levels of government in defense of your freedom to fly. See how we advocate for you »


Whether you’re an owner, pilot, or aviation enthusiast, you’ll benefit from the exclusive tools and resources you’ll receive with your AOPA membership.

AOPA Pilot Information Center: Our toll-free helpline puts a pilot or CFI as close as your phone for advice, guidance, support and inspiration. You can depend on our experienced team for knowledgeable and fast answers to your aviation and medical certification questions. Learn more »

Flight Planning Tools: Flight planning is more convenient and efficient with AOPA’s flight planner, aviation weather, AOPA Airports™ Online Directory, and TFR alerts. Learn more »


AOPA membership provides you with a wealth of opportunities to save money on many valuable services and products that help protect you and make your flying more affordable. If they meet our high standards for service and quality, we know they’ll meet yours. Learn more »

AOPA Pilot Protection Services: You’ve worked too hard to earn your certificate. It only takes a minute to lose it. Don’t let a simple FAR error ground you and cost you thousands of dollars in fees. Protect your pilot and medical certificates should you ever face a FAA action or investigation with this valuable, yet inexpensive, service.
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AOPA Insurance Services: Let’s face it. Airplanes aren’t cheap and we live in a litigious society. Let our friendly insurance services staff give you best advice on aviation insurance and access to multiple A-rated carriers, whether you’re an aircraft owner, renter, CFI, flying club or aviation business. We also offer AD&D Insurance, Term Life, Emergency Assistance Plus and more! Learn more » 

AOPA Aviation Finance Company: Don’t limit yourself when it comes to aircraft financing. Get access to over a dozen lenders who can offer you the rate and terms you need whether you are purchasing an aircraft, upgrading avionics or refinancing a current loan. Learn more »


The AOPA Air Safety Institute is the world’s leader in cutting-edge safety information that will make you a better, more competent pilot.  No matter your skill level, you’ll find an array of interactive online courses, safety quizzes, webinars, and seminars to challenge your knowledge. Learn more »

The AOPA Foundation was created to address a multitude of critical issues impacting general aviation — issues our supporters and members have identified as mission critical. Through your tax-deductible donations, the AOPA Foundation is able to fund efforts to address key initiatives to ensure a bright future for GA. Learn more »


We’ll keep you informed and updated on everything that is happening in general aviation. If it’s on our radar screen, we’ll make sure it’s on yours. Whether it’s the latest GA news, product reviews, weekly updates and tips, or entertaining video journalism, we’ll keep you in the know.

AOPA Pilot: Our award-winning, monthly magazine is your ultimate source for accurate, compelling and authoritative information on all aspects of general aviation. Whether you want to learn about the latest aviation products, hone your flying skills, or check out fun places to fly, you’ll find it hard to put down.

Flight Training: Whether you’re a student, instructor or new pilot adding to your ratings, each monthly issue is a motivating read, helping you to expand your knowledge and build your skills (and innovative ways for CFIs to enhance their teaching skills).

AOPA ePilot, eFlight Training, and AOPA Live: Additional opportunities for you to stay informed and up-to-date on political news, new planes, the latest avionics, and more. Stay informed »

AOPA Fly-Ins: AOPA hosts regional fly-ins across the United States in order to meet members where they fly and to support community airports through grassroots events. Find out where we'll be this year »