Reasons to become a Commercial Pilot

Are you ready to read the top reasons of becoming a pilot.. It’s not hard to find people who will warn you that you shouldn’t become a pilot. They’re quick to list the misfortunes and hardships of airline pilots and various other hardships that pilots face, but deep down, they probably still believe that becoming a pilot is one of the coolest things you could ever do. Some say that the glory days for pilots are over. However, if your passion is aviation, don’t be too quick to dismiss the idea of becoming…

Practice creates masters

Be part of an A380 simulator training session in Toulouse, France. The training is carried out by Supervisor CPT Wolfgang Absmeier, who’s a test pilot and trainer himself. In this video, the pilots Jürgen Raps and Uli Hohl – in a protected environment – simulate the bird strike emergency, which means that a bird has crashed into one of the engines causing its immediate failure. Flight simulators artificially re-create aircraft flight and the environment in which it flies, not only for pilot training, but also for design studies and various…

THE TOP 10 AVIATION COLLEGES FOR 2018

Aviation is an incredibly diverse industry, with jobs available in air traffic controlling, aircraft mechanics, flight instructing, piloting, engineering, and more. These positions range from customer service to the highly technical, and can include long hours and extensive travel. Job growth and employment opportunities for aviation professionals vary across concentrations. For instance, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the average salary for airline and commercial pilots is $105,720, with job growth in the industry projected at 5% by 2024. For equipment mechanics and technicians, jobs are expected to increase by 1%, with…

How to prepare for the NEW CX ICAO ENGLISH TEST

Advice about how to prepare for an ICAO English test from Aviation English Asia. Article written by Michael Egerton In this article I’m going to give you advice about how to prepare for the new CX ICAO English test. The test changed recently and for a very good reason – the old test was frankly… not very good. So the changes to the CX ICAO test are a very good thing. We support all those who have helped implement these changes to bring credibility to the test. In this article I…

The Best Way To Practice DyNed English Examniaton

What is DyNed ? DynEd courseware is designed to help you acquire the target language in a natural but accelerated mode of learning. It represents a significant advance over traditional English language learning materials. As with any new set of tools, however, teachers and students alike need to develop techniques and strategies for using it most effectively. Best Study Practices The most effective study sessions are a mix of activities and lessons. Spending too much time on an activity or lesson in a single study session creates boredom and inattention.…

Pilot Careers Live returns to London this November

The world’s airline industry is booming, with pilot jobs and salaries following suit. So, if you’re thinking of flying as a career, there’s no better time and no better place to find out all you need to known than at Pilot Careers Live London, the show dedicated to informing and inspiring the next generation of pilots and flight crew. Pilot Careers Live provide the perfect opportunity to find out more about the opportunities and training routes. It includes motivational seminars covering a every aspect of a pilot training journey including: Pilots In…