About This Site
Formation flying is an absolute blast. The goal may be
to earn an airshow formation credential — or merely to get a group of two or more
airplanes safely from point A to point B. When done properly and done
well, it can be incredibly satisfying, and it looks great from the
ground, too. That said, flying in formation is serious business! It's
not the type of thing you want to just "go up and try" with your
Some of the pilots that support training activities
also are members of the West
Coast Ravens airshow formation team. If you are looking for
information about the Ravens, please
visit their site here.
The resources on this site help coordinate safe,
controlled formation training activity for pilots who want to perform to
FAA-accepted formation standards: FFI (Formation Flying, Inc).
Below you will find a number of links that can help you get started with
formation flying and connect with others who have the same motivation
Westcoast-FFI Message Board
RV Formation Calendar (request access on the message board)
Throughout the year, there are special events that
many in our community attend, including immersive formation training clinics, flying destinations and other
get-togethers. Below you will find sites for some of these.
Arizona Formation Clinic