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?
The increasing use of apps and software makes the aviation business easier. We’ve listed our top 13 aviation apps that we use daily for flying and preparation
By now you have already selected the iPad mini as the most appropriate Electronic Flight Bag platform for use in your aircraft – rightly so, as the iPad mini is arguably the best platform for an EFB. So how to you mount it?
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?
Becoming a commercial pilot is not easy. There are stringent medicals, numerous gruelling exams and security checks, and that’s before your even in the cockpit!
Are you thinking about becoming a pilot and want to know how much money commercial pilots make? Find out how much you’ll be paid at each stage of your career
Find out the best aviation headset as we review 3 of the best-known headsets for pilots, including noise-canceling pilot headsets, and headsets for students
A pilot’s shirt is a quintessential part of a pilot’s uniform. We’ve reviewed the best shirts to wear as a pilot. Find out which flying shirts are breathable, stylish and durable so you’ll look like a pro in the air.
So you’ve decided to take the next step towards becoming a pilot, and you’re looking for a flying school! Congratulations, many don’t even make it this far!
Find out how to select a flight school near you so that you get the best shot at becoming a pilot.