Why Are Commercial Airline Pilots Respected? (4 Backslapping Facts)

Why Are Commercial Airline Pilots Respected? The movie billboard of The Pilot.

Airplanes and the daring, courageous men who flew them since I was a little boy have fascinated me. My Uncle came and stayed in my parent’s home for a visit who was a pilot in The Korean War. That clinched my admiration instantly for pilots. I had my answer, Why Are Commercial Airline Pilots Respected? … Read more

Why Are Pilot Maneuvers Important? (5 Sensible Reasons)

The 1970s Acme Commercial Pilot Manual

We have all heard the phrase “Fly it by the seat of your pants!” That is exactly the phrase that is necessary for learning to fly. The question, “Why Are Pilot Maneuvers Important.” Why Are Pilot Maneuvers Important? It is absolutely mandatory to be able to master the operation of an aircraft. This requires you … Read more

Should A Pilot Read Accident Reports? (4 Learning Topics)

Photo of ADC9 passenger jet fuselage an remnants after a crash.

Over the years I have heard many opinions concerning aircraft accident reports. Did you ever ask yourself, should a pilot read accident reports? Many pilots do not read them and perhaps do not know how to access them. I think they are very relevant to learning to be a better pilot. Should A Pilot Read … Read more