The words ‘Pilot Shortage’ are generally on the front cover of aviation magazines, at least once per year. Flying Schools will repeat the headline in almost every advertisement, and the aircraft manufacturers shout it out with the release of every new passenger jet, or trainer aircraft. But is the claim completely true, or is there actually a twist?
Being a flying instructor is a rewarding job, but there are 10 things you need to know about being a flight instructor before you sign up for that Certified Flying Instructor (CFI) course.
So you’re flying towards an airfield intending to join the circuit to land, and you hear a formation check in on your radio. What do you do?
Everyone knows the stalling speed of their aircraft right? Well mastering stall and spin recovery just isn’t that simple…
Ever thought about formation flying? We’ve broken down the basics of what you’ll learn during formation flight training and what you need to get started.
There are several times you definitely want to wear a flight helmet for your own safety. Find out when they are, and what is the best helmet for pilots.