How does COVID-19 affect flight training?

The aviation industry is facing an unprecedented challenge as borders are closing, demand for airline tickets decline and precautionary measures are implemented in order to slow down the spread of the novel Corona virus known as COVID-19. This article will explore the measures taken by the aviation industry to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as how OSM A...

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From Water Surfing to Cloud Surfing

It is a crispy sunny winter morning. From the Cessna 172 in the blue sky, you can see him glancing down and seeking for the perfect spot to surf. The airplane lands smoothly… and out comes Magnus Stokke smiling...
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Can you nail this Aircraft History Quiz?

There are a lot of aircraft models and types, but how well do you know the history about them? Test your aircraft history knowledge in our latest aviation quiz.  >>Take me to the quiz<<
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7 Ways to Get Into Aviation

When pursuing a career in aviation, especially as an airline pilot, it is great to have a somewhat connection with the aviation world. Knowledge is the key. Having a wide background will open your opportunities...
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5 Best Plane Spots in the World

Plane spotting engage a lot of people around the world. Whether if you’re a kid or an adult, plane spotting suits all ages. There are many ways of spotting, you can either just enjoy the view or photograph and ...
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Are you an aviation radio expert? [QUIZ]

One of the first things that student pilots learn when flying is: Aviate, navigate and communicate But even so, communication is one of the most important parts of flying when it comes to flying and talking on ...
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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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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...
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9 Celebrities Who Are Also Pilots

As we've already pointed out on the blog, the subject of flying is popular in Hollywood. So its no wonder perhaps that many celebrities have an interest in aviation - some even turning their interest into a sec...
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12 aviation instagram accounts you should follow immediately

Want to sprinkle your Instagram feed with some aviation-inspiration? You've come to the right place - here are our favorite accounts for cloud surfing pics, travel inspo and epic cockpit views.
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Virtual Reality Flying Experience from the cockpit

Each year we are fortunate enough to have many people visit us during our Pilot Open Day's in both Västerås, Sweden and the other Nordic cities we visit. 
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Should you be worried about getting sucked into the airplane toilet?

Few things are as surrounded by myth, rumor and misconceptions, as the world of aviation. One of the greatest contributions to this is most likely the frequent, and liberal, portrayal in popular culture and med...
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45 songs to cure your winter blues - California Soundtrack

  We take a lot of pride in our Professional Pilot Program in San Diego, California - because who wouldn't want to spend a year cloudsurfing the skies of the golden state? The Hollywood sign looks amazing from ...