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

Why Do Commercial Pilots Wear Short Sleeves? (5 Reasons You’d Never Guess)

Why Do Commercial Pilot's Wear Short Sleeves

  Today I’d like to discuss, “Why Do Commercial Pilots Wear Short Sleeves?” It appears that everywhere you look most commercial pilots seem to wear short-sleeved shirts. There is actually no specific rationale for this, although there are certain comfort and safety issues to take into consideration. In fact, I can think of many reasons … Read more

Can Commercial Planes Fly Over Hurricanes? (5 Hurricane Flying Facts)

Can Commercial Planes Fly Over Hurricanes

A commonly asked question is, “Can Commercial Planes Fly Over Hurricanes?” Pretty much all commercial flights will have to deal with inclement weather conditions on a regular basis. But, the safety of the pilot, crew, and passengers is foremost. Can Commercial Planes Fly Over Hurricanes? Every once in a while a commercial plane will have … Read more

The determination to learn to fly

The method I chose to use for learning. By the time I had finished college, I had read the book “Think and Grow Rich by “Napoleon Hill” several times so I wasn’t unaware of Hill’s statement that “desire is the key” and I had a fever to learn. After waiting two years from my flying … Read more