Go Fly Maui, LLC is owned and operated by Nick and Magen Moran. Founded on a passion for aviation, a love for Maui and a desire to share the exciting world of helicopters with island residents and visitors, they bring a truly unique adventure and opportunity to learn to fly in Maui.

Not a corporate flight school, Go Fly Maui, LLC is the realization of their life long dream to own and operate a helicopter flight school. Working side by side they bring their strengths to the company. Nick is a highly charismatic and skilled Pilot with a knack for teaching. Magen is the director of all the details and keeps the office schedule flying smoothly. Together, they seek to provide a truly customized flight experience, no matter what your flight goals may be!



Growing up in the Pacific Northwest, Nick has always loved aviation. He earned his fixed wing Private Pilot License at age 17. As an adult, after an introductory helicopter flight, Nick was hooked and decided to pursue the rest of his training in choppers! As a Helicopter Pilot he completed his Commercial License, Instrument Rating and CFI and CFII Licenses. Shortly after completing his ratings he and his wife Magen moved to Maui, Hawaii, seeking a new adventure in a warmer climate.

Nick’s enthusiasm for teaching and his passion for flying catapulted him to start Go Fly Maui, LLC.  

“I feel very fortunate to have the opportunity to fly with such beautiful surroundings and with great people on the island of Maui. Being a helicopter pilot has a distinct set of challenges and I wouldn’t be where I am with the support of my wife Magen, and the amazing pilot mentors and friends that I have met along the way.”

– Nick Moran

Favorite quote: Keep your eyes open, you don’t want to miss this.

Managing Director/Owner


Magen Moran, graduated from the University of Puget Sound with a degree in business and marketing. Aviation became a part of her world when she met her husband, Nick Moran. She has an extensive background in project management and is known as the “get it done”, “Director of all the details”.  When not at the airport taking care of the office tasks, she can be found working with her horse, Athena or enjoying time at the beach kiteboarding with Nick and playing with their dog, Teyla.

Favorite Quote: “Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal — a commitment to excellence — that will enable you to attain the success you seek.”

– Mario Andretti


When not flying through the Maui Sky we are spending time with our four legged Family. Our Rhodesian Ridgeback, Teyla, accompanies us on most of our ground missions. She is a great supervisor and always lets us know when it’s time for fun. When not “helping” her humans, she can be found on the nearest couch. Nick calls it “chair flying”, and she’s the best!
Athena, our horse is always up for an adventure and of course a good carrot. With her spunky attitude she keeps Magen on her toes and a smile on her face.
It’s never a dull moment in the air or on the ground with the Go Fly Maui Team!


As Maui’s premier helicopter flight school, we maintain a fleet of helicopters that are perfect for learning.

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