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  1. Managing Diabetes as a Pilot

    The profession of an airline pilot can be an exciting career choice. There has been a level of glamor applied to the role of the pilot. The pilot has control of the plane, the satisfaction of providing safe travel, and traveling to see new places. With the exciting side of piloting a plane, there is also the reality that the pilot’s work is a physically and emotionally demanding job even for people in the greatest of health. Diabetic pilots face increased challenges, and here are three guidelines ...
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  2. 6 Jobs Available to Pilots

    While some people get a pilot's license strictly for recreational purposes, others intend to make flying their career. If you intend to make your living by flying, you've probably thought about becoming a pilot for one of the major airlines or for the military. These are certainly career options available to you, but they are not the only ones. Take a look at some of the career options available to you as a pilot that you may never have thought of.
    1. Freight
    There are many goods ...
  3. Seven Tips for Getting a Pilots License

    Since young, some pilots have known that all they ever wanted to do was get in an airplane and soar high above the clouds. It seems they were born to fly. For others, the reasons are more varied. Some were inspired by a great trip and desire to become an airline pilot in order to see the rest of the world. Since the average airline pilot's salary is quite high, it makes the profession extremely desirable. Whatever the motivation, learning to fly is an expensive pursuit. Many private pilots who ...
  4. 5 Ways Airlines Are Coping During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Every industry has felt some impact from the COVID-19 pandemic, but one of the most affected industries was air travel. Much of consumer air traffic was halted for several months of the pandemic, and the amount of travelers is still low compared to prep-pandemic numbers. Here are five ways airlines are coping during the pandemic.

    1. Adapting To Social Distancing

    Airplanes and airports aren't places where social distancing is easy to implement, but airlines have been ...
  5. What New Pilots Need To Know About Airplane Engines

    If you're working towards your pilot's license, you can't wait for the freedom of flying wherever you want in your own plane. Whether your dream about soaring over the coast or gliding over mountains, there are a few things you need to know about your craft's engine before you take off on your own. Educate yourself about these parts of your engine long before your first solo flight.

    Learn the Different Parts
    There are many different parts of air craft, and you must understand ...
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