Things Pilots Notice When They Travel As Passengers

Things Pilots Notice When They Travel As Passengers

Things Pilots Notice When They Travel As Passengers Pilots and experts are trained to be attentive on planes, so even when they don’t have to fly the plane and can sit in the main cabin, pilots notice things that other passengers don’t. Business Insider interviewed two airline pilots and collected responses from a Quora thread to […]

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American Airlines

Thousands of American Airlines Christmas Flights Don’t Have Pilots

Thousands of American Airlines Christmas Flights Don’t Have Pilots American Airlines Group Inc. is rushing to resolve a scheduling fault that gave time off to too many pilots in December – a flaw that has left more than 15,000 flights without sufficient crew during the holiday rush, according to a union for the carrier’s pilots. […]

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Finnair Pilot

Finnair Pilot Helps Mom Take Care of Her Baby

Finnair Pilot Helps Mom Take Care of Her Baby As the saying goes, it takes a village to raise a child – and apparently that village includes an airline pilot. Looking after one baby onboard a flight must be hectic enough, but two children and two babies must be near impossible. Luckily, the mother who recently boarded a […]

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American Airlines First Officer Dies on Flight

American Airlines First Officer Dies on Flight

American Airlines First Officer Dies on Flight An American Airlines First Officer has died after falling ill during a landing on Wednesday in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Audio posted online reveals the tense moment in the cockpit when a pilot died during a landing. American Airlines Flight 1353, a Boeing 737-800 flying from Dallas-Fort Worth to Albuquerque, […]

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Oldest Plane, From 1940s Makes Stop in Nagpur

Oldest Plane From 1940s Makes Stop in Nagpur

Oldest Plane From 1940s Makes Stop in Nagpur One of the most iconic aeroplanes, first designed built during the golden age of aviation in the 1930s, attempting a round the world trip landed in Nagpur on Sunday. The DC-3, designed by the Douglas aircraft company, revolutionised air travel back in the 30s and 40s. The […]

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Emergency landing after plane loses propeller

Emergency Landing After Plane Loses Propeller

Emergency Landing After Plane Loses Propeller A passenger plane had to make an emergency landing at Sydney Airport after a propeller fell off during the approach for landing. The Regional Express flight from Albury to Sydney – carrying 16 passengers and three crew – made a pan call on Friday afternoon when it was about 20 […]

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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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Pilot Captures Terrifying Lightning

Plane Pilot Captures Terrifying Lightning Strike

Plane Pilot Captures Terrifying Lightning Strike Aeroplane pilot Santiago Borja Lopez captured the moment a bolt of lightning struck through the night sky over the Amazon rainforest. In other images shot a storm swirling over Panama city. The powerful shot shows a flash of white illuminating the dark sky, with a sea of clouds ballooning around […]

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