Aviation Career

Cristina’s story: from commercial to freelance flight attendant

Although Cristina Tung’s aviation career spans an impressive two decades, flying was not part of her original...

Recruitment Specialist Dace: “When everything stopped, I wasn’t panicking.”

From cabin crew to coaching and recruitment. For Dace Straupmane, the path to aviation was quite accidental. ...

Flight attendant Romina in maternity leave limbo: “The virus had a huge impact”

Stewardess Romina had been flying for a decade. But during the pandemic, her employer closed its base in Rome, leaving h...

Flying High: AeroTime reviews HBO’s The Flight Attendant

HBO’s new comedy-drama The Flight Attendant is a binge-worthy series packed with fast-action and pithy lines....

Short-haul or long-haul: what’s the difference if you’re a flight attendant?

In the world of aviation, cabin crew members usually work on either long-haul or short-haul flights. How do they differ?...

Maria’s story: from dentist to flight attendant and back again

Certified dentist and flight attendant Maria Pandolfi, 27, shares how she manages to combine both professions as she nav...

Flight attendant Romina in maternity leave limbo: “The virus had a huge impact”

Stewardess Romina had been flying for a decade. But during the pandemic, her employer closed its base in Rome, leaving h...

Precious’s Story: From cabin crew to pilot and COVID-19 philanthropist

From waitress, to cabin crew, to pilot, Precious Sibalo’s inspiring journey to the cockpit began with turbulence b...

Rochelle’s story: from Emirates cabin crew to soap business in Philippines

Emirates stewardess Rochelle shares how she managed to open her zero-waste soap refill business in the Philippines durin...

Corporate Pilot Kristupas: “It’s time to take advantage of new opportunities”

While commercial aviation struggles to overcome pandemic restrictions, pilot Kristupas Sulija believes that new prospect...

From Boeing 737 to tactical freighter: commercial pilot turns military aviator

Mindaugas Zidonis was a commercial aviation pilot who made a sharp turn in his career and became a military aviator. &nb...

FlyZero: How an easyJet pilot is helping aviation’s effort to cut emissions

 Behind the scenes, aerospace manufacturers, airlines, engineers, pilots, academics, and governments are working on...

Pilots, aviators, flyers: looking back at Pilots’ Week

Looking back at International Pilots’ Day: the best pilot interviews, features, and stories on AeroTime....

It’s a different view from the cockpit, says Sebastian Roca

A story of resolve and tenacity, Captain Sebastian Roca describes how an open-minded approach to being a pilot leads to...

How a “unique experiment” led to private jet flying in a Covid world

Life could have turned out very differently for pilot Janek Sarapu, who is a private jet captain in Estonia. ...

What does the future hold for Singapore Airlines Airbus A380?

Let’s take a look at what the future holds for Singapore Airlines Airbus A380....

Unlikely but possible: Walsh on IAG, British Airways split

Willie Walsh says IAG could sell off British Airways, describing the possibility as unlikely but thinkable....

Top 10 most advanced fighter jets in 2020

As more and more superpowers of the world move to fifth-generation fighter jets, we look at the top 10 most advanced Fig...

Will SpaceX resurrect 1950s plans for military cargo rockets?

The US military has already tried to design intercontinental rocket transport. Now, it wants to know if SpaceX can do th...

Top 10 Largest Passenger Aircraft In The World

If you've ever wondered which passenger aircraft are the largest in the world, this is the Top 10 list that will ans...

The unique aircraft of the G7 summit | Quiz

British planespotters were able to witness some of the unique aircraft used to transport world leaders to the G7 Summit....

Air Force One vs Putin Force One: which is more impressive?

Boeing VC-25, the US presidential transport, is one of the most recognizable aircraft in the world. How does it com...