Federal Aerospace Institute - Where Future Take OFF


Our Passion is for aviation technology.

Located at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport, the Federal Aerospace Institute (FAI) is a 14 CFR Part 147 Aircraft Maintenance Technician School (AMTS) offering a program that will inspire and prepare you for an exciting, rewarding career as an FAA Certificated Airframe & Powerplant Aircraft Technician. FAI is the only post secondary school of its type in the region.

At the Federal Aerospace Institute, we’re dedicated to ensuring high quality education with our experienced and passionate FAA certified instructors. With over 135 years combined aviation technical experience, we’re confident that you’ll find our learning environment and hands-on program the best in the region.

Our mission is to provide excellent training and skill sets that will prepare you for future success, it’s that simple. In a mere 20 months, you’ll be well underway to a rewarding and adventurous career that can offer long term employment and financial security with generous benefits, and we’re committed to bringing your career vision to fruition.

Obtaining your A&P certification opens the door to a vast variety of employment opportunities. This highly demanded technical skill places you in the front line of many airlines and companies awaiting at the gate to hire.

FAI Mission Statement

Our mission is to cultivate personal and professional excellence in the industry and community, foster a culture of engagement and service, help build stronger futures, and create a career-ready workforce together with our diverse student body.

Non-Discriminitory Opportunity

FAI is committed to equality of opportunity and does not discriminate in its educational and admission policies, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, age, or disability.

Average Class Size

FAI maintains a smaller class size for optimum learning.

Board Certified


Certified and registered by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools #2246

FAA Certified


FAA Air Agency Certificate #4T0T639K

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