Aviation Articles

What Causes Miscommunication Between Airline Pilots and Air Traffic Control?

Published: 11-11-2019
What causes miscommunication between airline pilots and air traffic control? The answer may surprise you. What would you do to reduce errors?

The Future of International Flights to China and Chinese Airlines

Published: 11-04-2019
International airlines up. Profits down. Outbound tourists up. Inbound tourists down. What's the state of China's aviation industry?

Should Commercial Airline Pilots Fly for 20 Hours?

Published: 10-28-2019
A new Qantas flight made a record 19-hour flight. Should we continue pushing this frontier?

Should Diabetic Pilots Be Allowed to Fly?

Published: 10-21-2019
Diabetes continues to rise in America. Can diabetics get a proper medical certification to fly commercial airlines? Should they?

FAA Claims Pilots Do Not Know How To Fly

Published: 10-14-2019
The FAA says pilots don't know how to fly. Outrageous insult or fair criticism?

Does Boeing Owe Pilots Compensation Over the 737 MAX Fiasco?

Published: 10-07-2019
Negligence in safety. Grounded aircraft. Lost hours. How does it all add up?

How to Go from Co-Pilot to Captain

Published: 09-30-2019
Captains and co-pilots need the same flying skills. So what's the difference? And how do you go from a co-pilot to captain?

Young Pilots Dream Big (And the Steps to Become a Pilot)

Published: 09-24-2019
Oliver Jarrett became Britain's youngest pilot at age 16. How old were you?

Airline Pilots Say Goodbye to the MD-80

Published: 09-16-2019
A eulogy for a quiet cockpit and a loud cabin.

Why Pilots Fly into Hurricanes

Published: 09-09-2019
Would you be a Hurricane Hunter?

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