First things first, you need to make sure you’re going to love flying. If you have never flown in a small airplane (Cessna, Piper, Diamond Star or similar), I suggest that you schedule an introductory flight lesson with a flight school at your local airport. (You can find a [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1YgZEd5euJg Video by: AviationBlogs Starting the Worlds Largest Jet Engine - GE90-115 on a Boeing 777-300ER. I took this video at O hare International Airport of an Air India Boeing 777-300ER performing an engine start at the gate. It never gets old watching a GE90 start.
Most airports in the United States offer some type of flight training either by a flight school or a freelance flight instructor. A flight school will usually provide a wider variety of flight training aids, special facilities and a greater flexibility in scheduling. A number of colleges and universities [...]
Cross-country flight planning is often the first big post-solo hurdle flight students will overcome in their flight training. Planning a cross-country flight requires tedious planning and calculations if done properly which can seem overwhelming at first, but taking everything one step at a time can greatly ease the process. The [...]
Crosswind landings are one of the more challenging skills in the private pilot curriculum. To consistently land properly in a crosswind, a pilot must understand all of the forces acting on the aircraft, and how to counter them. When flying the aircraft on final approach with a prevailing crosswind, [...]
This is why you should get your pilot's license. If you're thinking about becoming a pilot, check out all the other great flying videos here: http://swaynemartin.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGFUO7TSW3M Video by: Swayne Martin