70 Books On Flight: The Ultimate Uplifting Aviation Library

70 Books on Flight: The Ultimate Uplifting Aviation Library

Most aviators or aviation enthusiasts will have a few books on flight on their shelves ranging from the history of flight and, biographies of pioneer pilots to collections of anecodotes from flight attendants. It’s a vast subject that caters for all tastes and any one of these volumes would be a suitable accompaniment on your…

Why Learn To Fly Aircraft?

Why learn to fly aircraft?

Why learn to fly aircraft? Well, ask any pilot why they learned to fly, and you’ll get nearly the same answer every time. Flying is freedom. It is freedom from the chaos of the world. It’s just you, the airplane and the open expanse of the sky. At 3,000 feet AGL, the world makes sense….

Student Pilot Nerves And The Fear Of Flying

Student Pilot Nerves and the Fear of Flying

Most flying instructors will be familiar with the sight of student pilot nerves and most pilots can remember experiencing them. Learning to fly presents the student with all kinds of challenges. How each person reacts to these depends upon their individual strengths and weaknesses.  For some, they have to overcome a fear of flying itself….