Female Pilots

10 Female Pilots Who Are Breaking Stereotypes

10 Female Pilots Who Are Breaking Stereotypes The International Society of Women Airline Pilots (ISA) has estimated that just 4,000 of the world’s 130,000 pilots, or a mere three per cent, are female pilots. And these women are paving the way for a new tomorrow. Maria Fagerström There are plenty of people on Instagram posting […]

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Father and Daughter Fly Last Flight Together as Pilots

Father and Daughter Fly Last Flight Together as Pilots

Father and Daughter Fly Last Flight Together as Pilots A British Airways pilot flew his retirement flight Thursday, but the moment was made even more special due to the fact his daughter was the journey’s co-pilot. According to the Metro, David and Kathryn Woodruffe made their final landing together at London’s Heathrow Airport after a […]

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The internet is freaking out over this guy's airplane selfies

The Internet is Freaking Out Over This Guy’s Airplane Selfies

The Internet is Freaking Out Over This Guy’s Airplane Selfies Brazilian pilot, Daniel Centeno’s selfies are the new craze on Instagram. The pilot hangs out of the cockpit mid-flight and takes stunning airplane selfies of the views around him. People think it’s a dangerous obsession but love his work nonetheless. Cruising high above the Palm […]

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Meet The Youngest Female Pilot to Command a Boeing 777

Meet The Youngest Female Pilot to Command a Boeing 777 The world’s youngest female pilot has revealed she’d never been on a plane before she began training to fly one. Becoming a pilot is far from easy, but challenging gender stereotypes and becoming a female aviator is even harder. This didn’t stop Indian pilot Anny […]

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Pilotless Planes

Pilotless Planes Could Save Airlines Billions

Pilotless Planes Could Save Airlines Billions Technology is ready to take over, and that includes airplanes. Although air travel is no stranger to autopilot, most people are uncomfortable with the idea of flying on pilotless planes. At least that’s the conclusion reached by a new survey of 8,000 people in the U.S., Europe and Australia. UBS […]

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Is an Aviation Career in Your Future? Here are the 10 Most Successful Options

Is an Aviation Career in Your Future? Here are the 10 Most Successful Options By Aviation Blogger Veronica Wright There are some very specific reasons for our career choices: We have a deep and abiding interest in the industry/niche. We have determined that the career future is good. We have looked at salaries and like what […]

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Shortage of pilots.

Airline Industry is Facing a Massive Shortage of Pilots

Airline Industry is Facing a Massive Shortage of Pilots The worldwide commercial aviation industry will need an extra 255,000 pilots by 2027 to sustain its rapid growth and it is not moving fast enough to fill the positions, according to a 10-year forecast published by training company CAE Inc (CAE.TO). More than half of the […]

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The 5 Highest Paying Jobs in Aviation

The 5 Highest Paying Jobs in Aviation

The 5 Highest Paying Jobs in Aviation If you are interested in a career in aviation, then it’s important to keep in mind that there is much more to this industry than piloting or becoming an aircraft mechanic. Listed here are the 5 highest paying jobs in the field. Pilot, Co-pilot Pilots and co-pilots can […]

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First African-American Pilot

First African-American Pilot at a Major Airline Retires

First African-American Pilot at a Major Airline Retires Nobody at Southwest told Louis Freeman he would be the first African-American pilot in the airline’s history when he was hired in 1980. “It never occurred to me,” Freeman says, “but when I got here I was the only pilot of color – it didn’t take long […]

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Reasons You Should Become A Pilot

Top 10 Reasons You Should Become A Pilot

Top 10 Reasons You Should Become A Pilot Thinking about becoming a pilot? Here are 11 reasons you should start right now. 1. Nothing can top your first solo flight. The minute you lift off the ground, you realize you’re the only person that can bring the plane back to the ground safely. And when you […]

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