Pilot Training

  • Essential Aspects of Flight School Ground Course on Landing

    There are several aspects of the flight school ground course on landing which are extremely essential for the trainees to understand before commencing solo flights. Landing is one of the trickiest phases of flight whose aerodynamics and handling requirements...
    By Nirjharini August 25, 2011 

  • Are There Grants for Flight Training? Where to Look

    Is money getting in the way of your dream to become a pilot? Are you looking for grants to help you get your pilot license? Learn all about grants for flight training, how to find them and how to get them.
    By Rose Kivi August 25, 2011 

  • Which is the Safest Helicopter to Train On?

    There are certain inherent dangers to helicopter flying which get even trickier when teaching or learning to fly these unstable machines in the initial stages. The safest options in training helicopters are determined by comparing and analyzing protective...
    By Nirjharini August 15, 2011 

  • What Are Preventative Maintenance Practices in Aviation?

    There are certain monitoring, inspection and detection procedures which enable the maintenance personnel to predict and prevent failures in aircraft components well before their actual occurrence. Collectively these activities and practices form the preventive...
    By Nirjharini July 31, 2011 

  • Flight School Companion: The Pilot Mentality

    Throughout flight training, students gradually learn how to think like a pilot. They learn this skill from the tasks set before them, and from the instructor's example. Unfortunately, the "pilot mentality" is rarely covered during training...
    By Andrew Jones May 31, 2011 

  • How to Become an Aircraft Pilot

    Want to learn how to become an aircraft pilot? This article is for you. Learn about what a private pilots licenses is and what the path is to obtaining it.
    By pauldb28 May 23, 2011 

  • Is the Way a Small Airplane Flies any Different than a Large Plane?

    Learn about the principles behind small airplane flight and how it compares and contrast with larger planes. We cover the basic physics of flight and flight control
    By Ricky May 22, 2011 

  • How Weather Affects Helicopter Flight

    Just like commercial aircraft, helicopters are adversely affected by changing weather conditions. Weather, both good and bad, has specific effects on the helicopter which jeopardizes its safety.
    By Raunekk May 20, 2011 

  • How to Get Student Loans for Flight School & Training

    Flight school is expensive. Loans can help you pursue your goals of becoming a pilot. There are flight school loans that are specifically designed to fund pilot training. With these loans, your dream of flying can become a reality.
    By Rose Kivi May 18, 2011 

  • How to Get a Pilot License and Where to Go to Earn it

    You may be wondering, how do I get my private pilot license? Depending upon where you live, there may be a variety of options available to you. This article will help you determine which choice is the best for your needs
    By Andrew Jones March 2, 2011 
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