Transforming Young Lives  Through Flight
Our purpose at West Michigan Flight Academy (WMFA) is to give economically disadvantaged
urban and rural youth the opportunity to pursue a highly advanced technical career related to
Aviation and the Aerospace industries.  WMFA create experiences for students that builds
character and develop skills in communication, social, technical, professional discipline and

Working with dedicated professionals and educators, students prepare for their futures by
participating in activities that stress the application of aviation and aerospace.

Students are also encouraged to take those steps necessary to finish high school and pursue a
highly advanced technical career related to the Aviation and Aerospace industries.  

  • Airline Pilots
  • Corporate Pilots
  • Air traffic Controllers
  • Aeronautical Engineers
  • Aviation Safety Inspectors
  • Electronics Technicians
  • Airport Administrators
  • Computer Specialists
  • Meteorologist
  • Maintenance Technicians
West Michigan Flight Academy
WMFA is the launching point for:
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U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution (H.Con.Res. 167)
authored by Congressman Vern Ehlers honoring the aerospace
industry and calling for a National Aerospace Day.  In his Floor
remarks, Congressman Ehlers mentioned WMFA's work in inspiring
young people to study math and science.