Can You Fly Through Cumulus Clouds? (5 Weather Facts)

  Have you ever looked up at the sky and wondered, ” Can You Fly Through Cumulus Clouds?” There are a lot of different kinds of clouds out there but the big puffy ones that look soft and fluffy are called cumulus clouds. There are four types of cumulus clouds and we will discuss them … Read more

Why Do Pilots Say “Niner”? 5 Things about “Pilot Talk”

Tailwind pushing an airplane

Why do pilots say “NINER?” Is that a word?  There is a good reason. Let’s find out the why. Some call it the “secret” language of Pilots, but there are no secrets in the way pilots speak. There’s a perfectly logical reason for it. In this article, I will clear up any misconceptions concerning the … Read more

Why Do Some Planes Have 2 Engines and Some Have 4? (6 Thoughtful Points)

Why Do Some Planes Have 2 Engines and Some e Have 4

“Aviation in itself is not inherently dangerous but it is totally unforgiving of any inability, incapacity, or neglect” (unknown) I’m sure people wonder, Why Do Some Airplanes Have 2 engines and some have 4? I also think that most people don’t realize that four-engine airplanes date back to World War One. They were used as … Read more

Can a Fighter Pilot Become a Commercial Pilot? (5 Quality Traits)

“Can a Fighter Pilot Become a Commercial Pilot?” may seem to be a strange question to some people since military pilots have the best training the world has to offer. It truly is quite a  complex question. The thought process of flying commercially and flying militarily is a completely different scenario. The airlines have long … Read more