You might not think it, but there is an inherent risk in having more than one pilot in a single pilot capable aircraft. The ‘crew’ can become in danger of group think, as well as a false sense of confidence due to the presence of the other pilot; this is especially so if there is a cockpit gradient or assumed capability, skill or endorsement on behalf of the other pilot.
Is becoming a pilot is worth the cost? For me, the answer will always be “yes!”, but for many, the answer is “no”. Let me explain
They say any landing you can walk away from is a good one; and any you can use the aircraft again is a great one! We have all had our beautiful ‘greaser’ landings, and we have all porked a few, too. So whats the tips to keep your number of take-off and landings the same?
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?
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.
A flight jacket/coat is an essential part of a pilot uniform. We’ve found the best 3 pilot jackets, including leather and bomber jackets to suit ladies and men
Going for your first solo is one of the most memorable moments of your life, but there are some important steps before you get your first solo flight.