Michel Vidal-Naquet, AGI

Michel is a computer engineer and scientist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. He always had an interest in aviation, regularly visiting museums and airshows during his childhood in France, sometimes joining family friend pilots for flights in small airplanes. He started flying at the San Carlos Flight Center in 2013 where he received his initial flight training, and discovered a passion for teaching various aviation subjects.

Certificates & Ratings


  • Commercial: ASEL, Instrument Airplane
  • Tailwheel, Complex, High-Performance Endorsements


  • AGI

Aeronautical Experience

  • Cessna 152, 172, 182
  • Piper Warrior, Archer
  • Citabria, Super Decathlon