Kicking the tires – The walk-around part 2

If you have not already done so, make sure to have a look at Christian's last post before continue reading. 

From the engines, the walk-around continues along the wing leading edge where you again look for dents and damage, as well as signs of ice contam...

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Kicking the tires – The walk-around part 2

If you have not already done so, make sure to have a look at Christian's last post before continue reading.  From the engines, the walk-around continues along the wing leading edge where you again look for dent...
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The core competencies of a professional pilot

Since I became an instructor in 2009 I have had the pleasure of working with, and training hundreds of professional pilots from around the world. One of the most enticing elements of the aviation industry, is t...
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How to fly a plane - Automatic Control

I am often asked what it takes to become a pilot. What are the airlines looking for when they hire pilots? What are the skills required to be great at your job? In an attempt to answer these questions I will co...
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OSM Aviation Academy & EPST launch new mentored pilot training partnership

Two of Europe’s leading providers of airline pilot training, OSM Aviation Academy and EPST, have formed a new mentored airline pilot training partnership – bringing together the significant capabilities of both...
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Scandinavian Aviation Academy has a new name

Scandinavian Aviation Academy (SAA) is changing its name to OSM Aviation Academy as we are doubling our fleet and opening a new training location in Arendal, Norway.  >>Tweet this<<
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Core competencies for professional pilots - Situational awareness

I am often asked what it takes to become a pilot. What are the airlines looking for when they hire pilots? What are the skills required to be great at your job? In an attempt to answer these questions this blog...
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10 Awesome YouTube Channels for Avgeeks!

Since we can't always be flying, whether money, life or nature is getting in our way, we thought that we would bring the flying to you! Or more specifically, youtube will bring the flying to you (virtually)! An...
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Problem solving and decision making for pilots

I am often asked what it takes to become a pilot. What are the airlines looking for when they hire pilots? What are the skills required to be great at your job? In an attempt to answer these questions I will co...
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A Snapshot in the Life of a Photo Survey Pilot

When it comes to the profession of a pilot, most people often think of an airline pilot who fly passengers safely from A to B. But there are many other career paths for a pilot to choose and a photo survey pilo...
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How to pack like a Pilot

And become a suitcase-packing pro ...  Packing a suitcase can sometimes be a real headache trying to make it all fit and trying to decide what to pack and not. But who is better to give advice on how to pack th...