Pilot

50 years in aviation: “I don't take no for an answer.” Deborah Lawrie

Captain Deborah Lawrie has cultivated a successful aviation career that spans 50 years, creating a solid foundation for future aviators across the world. ...


UK pilot to pay £191,620 fine for falsifying pilot license entries

UK private pilot is found guilty of falsifying pilot license entries and misrepresenting pilot status, ordered to pay £191,620 in fine and charges.  ...


How to prepare documents for your job application?

If you were affected by the current crisis and are looking for a new job in aviation, we are here to help. Your next job might be right around the corner....


Safety and mental health: aviation’s newest crisis? | Best of 2020

Crisis of safety and mental health might be looming in the horizon, while aviation battles coronavirus pandemic....


Pilots of SWISS & Edelweiss Air to become train drivers?

 Pilots of Swiss International Air Lines and Edelweiss Air might be offered to convert into train drivers.  ...


Emirates offers pilots 1-year unpaid leave & partly covered costs

Dubai-based air carrier Emirates came to the company’s pilots with an unpleasant offer. The airline asked its pilots to take unpaid leave for a period of 12 months. However, the carrier would cover the flight crew expenses related to accommodation and medical care....


Pilot Union of KLM gives up: agrees with prolonged pay cuts

In a dispute with the government of the Netherlands, pilots of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) finally reached an agreement on prolonged wage cuts for the next five-year period, until 2025. The agreement cleared out the way for the Dutch airline to receive the government financial aid package of €2.4 billion....


How to write a pilot CV?

Whether you are still a cadet or looking for a change in your pilot career, you will need to apply for a new position at an airline. Your resume will be the first impression that recruiters will have. Thus, it is essential to use it as a platform to highlight your strengths, experiences, and stand out from the crowd. But how can you write the perfect pilot CV? The CV of a pilot does not differ that much from any other kind of position. Try to use...


World’s oldest flight instructor and active pilot: Robina Asti

The journey from WWII veteran, transgender female to the world's oldest active pilot and flight instructor – that is the unique story of 99-year-old Robina Asti. Since her gender transition in 1976, R...


Reckless pilot flies with one engine, ignores regulations

Czech Air Accidents Investigation institute (or UZPLN) released a final report revealing that the pilot in command of a Smartwings Boeing 737-800 deliberately ignored engine failure mid-flight and his co-pilot’s continuous assertions to land, and proceeded to the flight’s original destination....