12 best remote viewing courses online for beginners

12 Best Remote Viewing Courses Online For Beginners

There are about 12 institutions and individuals offering remote viewing courses online and suitable for beginners that introduce you to the subject step by step. Scroll down for details. Remote viewing (RV) is the process whereby a remote viewer describes the mental impressions of a remote target. The term was popularized by researchers Russell Targ…

Online calculators – working things out

Online Calculators – Working Things Out

When you need to perform calculations which do you prefer?  Handheld desktop calculators or online calculators?  Personally I tend to use both; the former for the quick multiplication and division calculations and the latter for more complex calculations like mortgages. I suspect many do likewise because we never learned to use handheld calculators to their…

How to beat jet lag: 5 tips from flight attendants

How To Beat Jet Lag: 5 Tips From Flight Attendants

Have you ever found yourself googling for ‘How To Beat Jet Lag‘ at 3am? Perhaps this post will provide some answers.There’s no way to turn this around: jet lag is tough, and all pilots and flight attendants have been through it. From insomnia, exhaustion, dizziness and so many other more symptoms, jet lag can really…

Flight dispatcher – aircraft operations

Flight Dispatcher – Aircraft Operations

In this post I’m going to describe the role of the Aircraft or Flight Dispatcher. You may also see this role described as the Airline Dispatcher or Flight Operations Officer, among other titles. Every commercial aircraft that takes off from an airport requires a team of people who ensure its departure is safe and on…

Solent airport, lee-on-the-solent, hampshire

Solent Airport, Lee-on-the-Solent, Hampshire

In this post I’m going to introduce you to Solent Airport. This fast developing airfield is one to note for several types of aviators. It’s becoming the airfield of choice in the South of England due to its facilities, road links to surrounding cities and business areas, and its proximity to northern France. For business…

British airways vs virgin atlantic: which do you prefer?

British Airways vs Virgin Atlantic: Which Do You Prefer?

British Airways vs Virgin Atlantic – a comparison that is often made given that they fly similar long haul routes and that they are, more to the point, old rivals (are you old enough to remember the BA dirty tricks court case in 1993?). Let’s take a quick look at the routes, cabins, service, food,…

Can aviation go green? What’s the future for sustainable aviation?

Can aviation go green? What’s the future for sustainable aviation?

Can aviation go green? This question has been asked many times over the past few years and the Coronavirus pandemic reset the clock in some ways. Predictions that were made only one or two years ago with regard to the aviation industry now have to be recalculated in light of the sudden drop in international air travel…

Electrically powered aviation

Electrically Powered Aviation

Electrically powered aviation is shaking up the aerospace industry. While the road transport industry has focused on the electric car (with varying amounts of success), attention has now turned to electrically powered aircraft. The driving force behind this development is the need to reduce global aviation’s level of greenhouse gas emissions. However, satisfying consumer demand…

How to start an airline – the 5 essential basic tasks

How To Start An Airline – The 5 Essential Basic Tasks

In this post I’m going to talk about how to start an airline and build an aviation business that will last. For some with a keen interest in aviation starting and running their own airline would be the fulfillment of a long held dream. If you’re obsessed with aeroplanes what could be better than running…

Best flight dispatcher salaries

Best Flight Dispatcher Salaries

In this post I’m going to talk about Flight Dispatcher salaries (sometimes also called Aircraft Dispatchers) and the renumeration they can expect in various countries around the globe. I’ll describe the salary range you can expect from junior to senior positions in the countries where jobs are plentiful. Then I’ll conclude this post with a…