So You Want to Get Free Airline Tickets: Should You Choose a Reward or Cash Back Credit Card?
If you want to use a reward credit card for getting free airline tickets, you have a choice of choosing a dedicated airline credit card, a travel reward credit card or a cash back credit card. A dedicated airline credit credit card has hefty annual fees and may not be worth it if you are not a very frequent traveller or do not spend enough on your credit card.
Government Calls Back Furloughed Aviation Workers, But Gaps Will Remain NPR
From inspecting planes to controlling air traffic, the federal government touches every aspect of air travel. Now a lot of that work isn't getting done because of the ...
Riding the Dragon - Israeli aviation tech heads to China The Jerusalem Post - Israel News
Israeli hi-tech company IRP Systems was selected to present its technology to Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan, their CEO explains why.
Government shutdown strains US aviation system Axios
U.S. air travel is under "enormous strain" as a result of the government shutdown, with many lawmakers speculating that total dysfunction could be the breaking ...
Directional Aviation Principal Kenn Ricci Inducted into the Living Legends of Aviation; Presents Jeff Bezos with Lifetime Aviation Entrepreneur Award - Associated Press
Directional Aviation Principal Kenn Ricci Inducted into the Living Legends of Aviation; Presents Jeff Bezos with Lifetime Aviation Entrepreneur Award Associated Press
CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 19, 2019-- announced today that its Principal, Kenn Ricci, has been inducted into the , a prestigious organization ...
Jeff Bezos Steps Out for First Time Since Divorce Announcement to Receive Aviation Honor - PEOPLE.com
Jeff Bezos Steps Out for First Time Since Divorce Announcement to Receive Aviation Honor PEOPLE.com
Jeff Bezos made his first public appearance at the Living Legends of Aviation Awards since he announced his divorce from wife MacKenzie.
Rockford aviation employees 'frustrated' by partial government shutdown WIFR
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- The partial government shutdown is on its 29th day, and federal employees all across the nation are feeling the impact, including ...
GE headed lower because key aviation business is worth less than believed, analyst says CNBC
General Electric may yet sell its valuable aviation financing and leasing business, GE Capital Aviation Services, as the embattled conglomerate looks at ways to ...
One of the greatest mysteries in aviation might soon be solved WDEF News 12
The disappearance of bandleader Glenn Miller during World War II has remained one of aviation's greatest mysteries. But intriguing clues from beneath the ...
Indianapolis Lands Commercial Aviation Conference For 2020 WFYI
Gov. Eric Holcomb and Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett joined other state and local officials at Indianapolis International Airport Thursday to announce the ...
An Outlook for the Brazilian Aviation Industry AirlineGeeks.com
The year in Brazil started with a new government promising significant changes in the way the country does business, including fighting criminality,
The Latest News and Data About Biodiesel Production Biodiesel Magazine
A coalition of international business aviation organizations joined Los Angeles civic leaders to mark a milestone in the development and adoption of sustainable ...
Shutdown affecting aviation workers at KCI KSHB
The National Air Traffic Controllers Association was at Kansas City International Airport Thursday, handing out pamphlets about how the partial government ...
Aviation Museum Seeks A New Home As Airport Reclaims Hangar WFAE
The Carolinas Aviation Museum has been in the national spotlight this week on the 10th anniversary of the event at the center of its biggest exhibit — the.
Remembering Herb Kelleher: An Unparalleled Innovator in Commercial Aviation Fortune
At Southwest Airlines' headquarters in Dallas, employees strolling the corridors stop to chuckle at a kind of mirth-filled museum depicting its legendary ...
Court date set after district revokes aviation school charter Osceola News-Gazette
A failed Kissimmee aviation academy is set to go to trial in June after its charter was revoked by the Osceola County School District last month.
Farnborough Sets Traffic Record in 2018 | Business Aviation News Aviation International News
One of London's primary business aviation gateways, TAG Farnborough Airport in Hampshire, England, experienced record air traffic movements in 2018.
Aviation system hits crunchtime as workers face payless ‘payday’ Washington Post
Many air traffic controllers and TSA workers won't get a paycheck for the first time on Friday.
Worcester airport's Rectrix seeks merger with Ross Aviation Worcester Telegram
Rectrix Commercial Aviation Services Inc., the Bedford-based business that services planes at Worcester Regional Airport and several other airports, is seeking ...
FAA says it is recalling more aviation-safety inspectors FOX 5 DC
Federal officials say they are recalling more aviation-safety inspectors who were idled by the partial government shutdown.
Mickelsens to be inducted into Nebraska Aviation Hall of Fame Kearney Hub
KEARNEY — Clyde Mickelsen is a modest man. He's a bit humble, even abashed, about his and his wife Joan's induction next Thursday into the Nebraska ...
U.S. Army's Latest Aviation Plan Prioritizes Replacement Of Cold War Scout & Assault Helicopters - Forbes
U.S. Army's Latest Aviation Plan Prioritizes Replacement Of Cold War Scout & Assault Helicopters Forbes
Army leaders are advancing a plan for comprehensively modernizing thousands of combat helicopters.
Air Traffic Controllers Warn Airport Travelers of Shutdown's Effect on Aviation Safety - NBC 7 San Diego
Air Traffic Controllers Warn Airport Travelers of Shutdown's Effect on Aviation Safety NBC 7 San Diego
Air traffic controllers working without pay as the government shutdown stretched into its 28th day handed out flyers to travelers on Friday, sharing the "negative ...
F.A.A. Recalls Workers to Address Air Safety Concerns The New York Times
The Federal Aviation Administration said it was bringing back some furloughed workers in order to ensure the safety of the air travel system.
Sonic boom rocks Portage from aviation exercise | Regional news WiscNews
A loud boom heard throughout Portage early Thursday afternoon was a sonic boom from a U.S. Air Force aircraft conducting training exercises, Columbia ...
Airplane enthusiasts volunteer time and skill to restore aircraft at KS Aviation Museum KSN-TV
It's a love for the craft of restoring historic airplanes that keeps this group of enthusiasts coming back to the Kansas Aviation Museum.
City Club of Chicago: Chicago Department of Aviation Commissioner Jamie Rhee WGN Radio - Chicago
January 17, 2019 Jamie Rhee - Commissioner - Department of Aviation Jamie Rhee Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) Commissioner Jamie Rhee ...
How a Murderer from Italy Remade Himself as an American Renaissance Man History
In retrospect, it seems odd that Henry Woodhouse got away with as much as he did for more than half a century. After all, it wasn't every day that a paroled.
Celebrating African-American Contributions to Aviation: New Book Honors Heroic Tuskegee Airman - ERAU News
Celebrating African-American Contributions to Aviation: New Book Honors Heroic Tuskegee Airman ERAU News
The inspirational, heart-breaking story of World War II Tuskegee Airman 1st Lt. James Polkinghorne, described in a new book by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical ...
2019: What's Ahead in Aviation | Daily Planet Air & Space Magazine
First flights and a milestone for the F-35 Lightning II.
From aviation to brewing, shutdown hits hard in R.I. The Providence Journal
You don't have to work for the federal government to feel its effect, says Nick Garrison, president of Foolproof Brewing Co. in Pawtucket. PROVIDENCE — The ...
Local aviation workers affected by government shutdown KWTX
The partial federal government shutdown is taking its toll on Central Texas families.
Aviation safety inspectors deemed 'non-essential' WSBT-TV
As day 21 wraps up, the federal government shutdown is now tied for the longest in US History. And more people across the country are feeling the effects.
Aviation Regulator Orders More Checks On Planes With Pratt & Whitney Engines NDTV News
Air safety watchdog on Thursday directed airlines to make extra checks on their Airbus A320neo aircraft fitted with Pratt & Whitney engines as part of new safety ...
George Stone grows it Aviation Maintenance program Pensacola News Journal
George Stone students, Triston Midlam, and Marlo Deguzman identify parts of an aircraft engine on Monday, Jan. 15, 2019. Enrollment in the technical school's ...
Aviation industry to Trump and Congress: End shutdown or risk more travel troubles USA TODAY
A coalition of aviation industry groups from the Air Line Pilots Association to the U.S. Travel Association sent a letter to President Trump and congressional ...
Use private screeners for aviation security USA TODAY
Transportation Security Administration should remain setter of rules and conduct strict oversight, writes David Inserra of The Heritage Foundation.
India's air passenger traffic to touch 1.1 billion in 2040: Ministry of Civil Aviation - Economic Times
India's air passenger traffic to touch 1.1 billion in 2040: Ministry of Civil Aviation Economic Times
MUMBAI: India's air passenger traffic is expected to grow six-fold to 1.1 billion and the number of operational airports increase to around 200 in 2040, according ...
Aviation's Social Network | A&S Next Air & Space Magazine
If your orders from Amazon are delivered with alacrity, direct some of your gratitude to Tracey Renfro, the program manager for network and fleet design at ...
Army Aviation leadership examines sustainment model with Navy United States Army
Senior leaders from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command met with the senior leaders from the Naval Air Systems Command, Jan. 8, to discuss the Army ...
What's Ahead For Airlines And Aviation In 2019 Forbes
Forbes' expert aviation contributors see change in the air next year. From airline M&A to advances in technologies that will change the passenger experience to ...
Acropolis Aviation takes delivery of ACJ320neo Saudi Gazette
The ACJ320 Family currently comprises the ACJ319neo, capable of flying eight passengers 6750 nm/12500 km or more than 15 hours, and the ACJ320neo, ...
January's #avgeek gallery: 34 cool aviation photos USA TODAY
Hello Today in the Sky readers! It's time for the January 2019 edition of our "#avgeek photo gallery." For the uninitiated, it's a batch of fun airplane and aviation ...
TSA Worker: 'They're Forcing A Choice Between Aviation Security And Border Security' NPR
Many federal employees are working without pay during what's become longest-ever government shutdown. NPR's Sarah McCammon talks with Mike ...
Free Admission To The Aviation Museum For Furloughed Government Employees LEX18 Lexington KY News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Aviation Museum of Kentucky will provide free admission to federal government employees during the current government ...
Acropolis Aviation takes delivery of first ACJ320neo Flightglobal
VVIP charter company Acropolis Aviation took delivery of the first ACJ320neo on 16 January at Airbus's headquarters in Toulouse. The green, re-engined aircraft ...
Culture of safety yields award for GE Aviation VVdailypress.com
VICTORVILLE — GE Aviation's Flight Test Operation facility was on full display Wednesday as the state recognized the Southern California Logistics ...
Rectrix seeks merger with Colorado aviation firm Worcester Business Journal
Rectrix Aviation, a charter jet *service* operating out of Worcester Regional Airport, is set to be acquired by a Denver aviation firm.
Airbus Hands Over First ACJ320neo | Business Aviation News Aviation International News
Airbus has formally brought its ACJ neo (new engine option) series to market with the delivery of the first ACJ320neo to UK-based Acropolis Aviation, the ...
Aviation workers protest in Milwaukee: Shutdown poses dangers, they say - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Aviation workers protest in Milwaukee: Shutdown poses dangers, they say Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
About a dozen members of the Professional Aviation Safety Specialists union picketed outside Mitchell International Airport to bring attention to their plight.
India Imposes New Measures on Pratt-powered A320neos Aviation International News
Apart from requiring increased inspections, the India DGCA has barred operations to the Andaman Islands.
Oak Ridge general aviation airport up for initial FAA approval WBIR.com
OAK RIDGE, Tenn. — A project to bring a general aviation airport to Oak Ridge is in its final phase, undergoing review by the Federal Aviation Administration.
From airlines to Buffett’s NetJets, impacts of shutdown spread through aviation Seattle Times
The economic impact of the partial U.S. government shutdown is rippling through the aviation industry, hitting companies as diverse as Berkshire Hathaway's ...
Letter: Shutdown hurts aviation The Columbian
I applaud Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler for her vote this week to fund the Department of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development.
Pilot Report: Learjet 75 | Business Aviation News Aviation International News
To say the Learjet 70 and 75 are versions of the 40/45 updated with new Garmin G5000 avionics is accurate, but there is more to the newer models than just the ...
Furloughed Fed Workers Back to Work for Oil, Aviation, Food Fortune
The Trump administration is recalling furloughed federal employees for oil drilling rights, food safety, and aviation. Are recalls legal?
State awards Charlotte County $1.7 million grant for aviation training Naples Daily News
Charlotte County awarded $1.7 million grant from the state's Department of Economic Opportunity to create training opportunities for the aviation industry.
Aviation employees picket at Will Rogers over government shutdown, warning of safety impact - KFOR Oklahoma City
Aviation employees picket at Will Rogers over government shutdown, warning of safety impact KFOR Oklahoma City
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - The government shutdown is now the longest in American history, and aviation employees at Will Rogers World Airport hope to bring ...
Government shutdown impacts aviation industry 13abc Action News
We're nearing the end of the 20th day of the partial government shutdown. Friday would have been pay day for some 800000 federal workers. But, those ...
Paulding legislators putting priority on Aviation Academy funding in 2019 MDJOnline.com
Paulding's legislative delegation appears united in wanting to make sure funding for a planned multi-million-dollar state Aviation Academy is approved this ...
Jet Airways, fuel for real aviation reforms Economic Times
A sector expected to grow 8.5% every year for more than a decade, and multiply users six times in the next 20-odd years is going bust. This is the paradox of ...
What Honeywell's Ecommerce Platform Means For Blockchain In Aviation Forbes
In light of Honeywell's recently announced blockchain-powered ecommerce platform, we are having a look at the use-cases of blockchain in the aviation industry ...
Civil aviation ministry moots corridor for flying drones Economic Times
Coming out with a draft policy note on Tuesday, the civil aviation ministry has also proposed constructing droneports to facilitate take-off and landing of drones ...
Brexit's Impact On Aviation: Iberia Must Prove Its Spanish Nationality To Continue Flying In The EU - Forbes
Brexit's Impact On Aviation: Iberia Must Prove Its Spanish Nationality To Continue Flying In The EU Forbes
As time goes by, the possibility of a Brexit without agreement becomes more likely and this hypothetic scenario is slowly becoming a real threat to some aviation ...
Aviation park gets $600,000 for next two years Press of Atlantic City
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — The county will provide $600000 over two years to further fund the operations of the National Aviation Research and Technology ...
Business aviation's quiet struggle Australian Aviation
This story from Australian Aviation's December 2018 edition considers the issues of noise, curfew and take off weights for Australia's business jet sector.
This museum houses the ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ plane. Now it needs to find a new home - The Island Packet
This museum houses the ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ plane. Now it needs to find a new home The Island Packet
The Carolinas Aviation Museum, which houses the 'Miracle on the Hudson' plane is moving. On Tuesday, the museum will celebrate 10 years since pilot ...
Skys the limit as local aviation school expands Times Herald-Record
MONTGOMERY – An award-winning local flight school operator has big plans for a small regional airport.Nine years after its founding, Take Flight Aviation is ...
Aviation Lecture Series to discuss Lafayette Escadrille Dayton Daily News
Dan Patterson, aviation photographer, author, designer, lecturer and film maker, will speak at the WACO Aviation Lecture Series Jan. 17 at 7 p.m.. Patterson will ...
OPINION: Despite 2018 set-back, aviation safety is improving Flightglobal
Over the next three-and-a-half hours, worldwide, more fatalities will be added to the grim toll of road traffic accidents than occurred on the global commercial ...
The year in aviation: Billions of passengers, two high-profile accidents USA TODAY
Airlines flew nearly 4.5 billion passengers on nearly 45 million flights worldwide, both records. But there were 15 accidents worldwide.
Federal aviation employees cite potential safety issues from shutdown, what's happening here? - WSAV-TV
Federal aviation employees cite potential safety issues from shutdown, what's happening here? WSAV-TV
If you are flying anytime soon, will the government shut down affect your safety on the ground or in the air? Aviation groups including pilots, air traffic controllers, ...
Scramble! | Military Aviation Air & Space Magazine
The sky over Lithuania was pale blue, the forest surrounding the air field deep green, and the armed Spanish air force Eurofighter Typhoon light gray. When the ...
How Perry Young Broke Aviation's Color Barrier | History Air & Space Magazine
A black pilot and a small helicopter airline moved faster than the speed of law.
After CBI Removal, Rakesh Asthana Takes Over As Aviation Security Head NDTV News
A day after the government curtailed his tenure in the CBI as Special Director, Rakesh Asthana, who had a bitter fight with ousted agency chief Alok Verma, was ...
Europe to India aviation: long haul potential hotting up CAPA - Centre for Aviation
India was the fastest growing leading long haul market from Europe in 2018 (using seat data from OAG Schedules Analyser). Nevertheless, India is only ...
Qatar wants a slice of China's huge aviation market CNN
Qatar Airways announced it bought a 5% stake in China Southern Airlines, the country's biggest airline.
Aviation system begins to feel stress from the shutdown, union leaders say Washington Post
The leader of the air traffic controllers union warns Congress that they need furloughed FAA workers to support the system.
Aviation repair apprenticeship offers alternative to high-priced higher education WJXT News4JAX
The cost of a higher education has many looking at alternatives. One option is the apprenticeship program at Fleet Readiness Center Southeast that offers ...
CHARLOTTE-BOUND FLIGHT 1549: Carolinas Aviation Museum prepares for 10th anniversary of 'Miracle on the Hudson' | WSOC-TV - WSOC Charlotte
CHARLOTTE-BOUND FLIGHT 1549: Carolinas Aviation Museum prepares for 10th anniversary of 'Miracle on the Hudson' | WSOC-TV WSOC Charlotte
It's a big week -- and 2019 is a big year -- at the Carolinas Aviation Museum in Charlotte.
Indonesian Air Force Intercepts Ethiopian Airlines Freighter | Air Transport News - Aviation International News
Indonesian Air Force Intercepts Ethiopian Airlines Freighter | Air Transport News Aviation International News
Ethiopian Airlines is working with Indonesian authorities to clear up the miscommunication over traffic rights that led to the interception by the Indonesian air ...
Central Washington University requesting state funding to move aviation program to Yakima - Daily Record-News
Central Washington University requesting state funding to move aviation program to Yakima Daily Record-News
Central Washington University is making preparations to take its aviation program airborne — to Yakima.
Billionaires leave space legacies: Jeff Bezos, Paul Allen join ‘Legends of Aviation’ GeekWire
Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos has racked up another round of recognition for his role on the space frontier: Next week he'll be inducted into the Living Legends ...
Transatlantic Routes Key to Shannon's Growth Says Aviation Chief Clare FM
The Clare man heading up one of the world's largest aerospace firms says securing more transatlantic routes will be key for Shannon Airport's future growth.
IATA voices concern over slowdown in Indian aviation sector BusinessLine
Indian aviation sector's woes may prove to be a hurdle for the industry to achieve double digit growth, according to Alexandre de Juniac, Director-General and ...
Russia, Belgium to set up aviation hub in Liege in 2019, says foreign ministry TASS
BRUSSELS, January 18. /TASS/. Russia and Belgium will set up a transport center for air freight traffic in Liege Airport this year, a source in the Belgian Foreign ...
Southwest's Herb Kelleher: Five innovations that shaped U.S. aviation USA TODAY
The larger-than-life bourbon-drinking Kelleher helped launch Southwest in 1971. He'll forever be remembered for key innovations in the airline industry.
Japanese aviation industry alarmed by lapse in US security screening South China Morning Post
The woman handed the weapon and bullets over to the crew of the aircraft but was denied entry into Japan after the flight touched down at Narita.
Aviation sector to be growth engine for development: Vidyasagar Rao Moneycontrol.com
Speaking at the valedictory sessionof the two-day Global Aviation Summit here, he said the global aviation industry is ushering in an era of rapid expansion.
The most talked-about aviation moments in 2018 NewsChannel5.com
Bigger, busier, longer, safer -- but not faster. This was another record-breaking year for aviation. In 2018, we flew more, but safety records were higher than ever.
Progress at NARTP means renewed focus on aviation education for South Jersey - Press of Atlantic City
Progress at NARTP means renewed focus on aviation education for South Jersey Press of Atlantic City
Beyond the Boardwalk and sandy beaches, nestled in the Pinelands a few miles from Atlantic City, is a single building that took nearly 10 years to build and that ...
New AAR, RVC program looks to grow skilled aviation workforce in Rockford WREX-TV
ROCKFORD (WREX) - There's a soaring demand for workers in aviation. "Our graduates are being sought after like graduates have never been sought after.
Aviation industry watches for signs of trouble as shutdown enters critical week Dallas News
The Transportation Security Administration has not seen a significant uptick in airport screening wait times, the agency said Monday, as concerns...
Want a job in aviation? Textron Aviation is holding open interviews at Cessna campus - The Wichita Eagle
Want a job in aviation? Textron Aviation is holding open interviews at Cessna campus The Wichita Eagle
Textron — the parent company of Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker — is hosting a hiring fair Wednesday that will include open interviews for 181 open positions.
Everything you've ever wanted to know about aviation jargon, from A-Z The Independent
A/C: aircraft Ad-hoc charter: hiring an A/C to cover a gap in a fleet – for example, caused by problems with Rolls-Royce Trent engines fitted to Boeing 787s.
Canadian aviation crews send pizza to NY colleagues affected by shutdown New York Post
Air traffic controllers in Moncton, New Brunswick, and Gander, Newfoundland, sent pizza pies to federal employees staffing the New York Air Traffic Control ...
With No End in Sight, Government Shutdown Chafes Aviation Industry Aviation Today
It has been 19 days since the beginning of the U.S. government's partial shutdown amid political infighting over funding for President Trump's proposed border ...
With little room to raise fares, airline profit hinges on aviation turbine fuel Economic Times
With cut-throat competition and excess capacity making it impossible for airlines to increase fares, their profitability is now even more linked to fuel price ...
National Aviation experts concerned shutdown is impacting passenger safety Corey Rangel 3:13 PM, Jan 04 - WCPO
National Aviation experts concerned shutdown is impacting passenger safety Corey Rangel 3:13 PM, Jan 04 WCPO
The government shutdown is flying into dangerous territory, according to several aviation leaders.
Here's how to make Africa's aviation industry soar World Economic Forum
Liberalization will bring new routes, more frequent flights, better connections and lower fares.
NAA names four distinguished statesmen of aviation AOPA Pilot
Two of the best-known personalities of the flight training industry, a veteran aviation journalist, and an aerospace executive active in industry groups were ...
The Wright Brothers
Orville and Wilbur Wright were mere bicycle mechanics, yet they changed the history of mankind by inventing the first aircraft. It is amazing what one can do when you stop limiting your mind and go for it.
Airlines, Price Wars, and Branding
Here are some thoughts on the study of the theory of price wars as they relate to the industries like the Airlines and others. Comments on an article in Harvard Business Review in March-April edition 2000.
Airline Travel Lingo! Does The Language Need An Interpreter?
With airline travel increasing in record numbers, more people are experiencing the frustration of understanding the airlines industry language, and leaving them feeling that they need an interpreter for the travel information they're receiving from the airline industry!It seems that air companies think that every individual that flies should have to understand all that travel Jargon they place on their flight reservations, and maybe it's about time we figure out what they're talking about, because it's costing you money and valuable time!Once you learn all the airlines travel terms, you won't be dependent on your local travel agent anymore, and he/she won't be able to collect all the wonderful service fees from you for being your traveling interpreter.The price of your travel flight is based on many intricate components that the airlines reservations department implement, not to purposely confuse you, but to formulate their airfares and determine what they need to charge each passenger for all flights taken.
Inflatable Aircraft Wing Camber Modification
Every aircraft is a compromise. It is either built to fly fast or slow to land in tight distances and carry more weight.
Finding Really Cheap Airline Tickets Online
Trying to find really cheap airline tickets can become very frustrating and time consuming but if you know how and where to search you can quickly and easily find airline tickets online.The internet is fast become the best place to find really cheap airline ticket deals.
Aluminum Cleaner for Aircraft Detailing by Alcoa
There are many choices for aircraft detailing when it comes to aviation uses. One product we like after tying them all out was a product by Alcoa Corporation.
Fuel Costs and Air Fares Set To Rocket After Hurricane Katrina Punishes The US
It now looks certain that Hurricane Katrina will push fuel prices - and air fares - up through the roof.Hurricane Katrina has just killed hundreds of people, and it could well be thousands of people that we don't know about already.
Entering Business Aviation, Part III: Training Options
Time for some training! So, you are not sure what type of training you will need or how it compares to the commercial side of aviation. For starters, there are some very big differences.
Flying VS Driving
When fuel costs are so high, people favor flying to driving. If the distance to be traveled is over 500 miles it often makes sense to fly.
Jet Lag - You Can Suffer From It...Or You Can Do What This International Airline Captain Does
Whatever the reason for your travel, you have made a considerable investment. It costs you time and money.
Secrets to Finding Really Cheap Airline Tickets Online
Knowing where to find really cheap airline tickets is the first step to shopping for the best airfares online but once you've overcome this little hurdle on your race to getting really cheap airline tickets you'll need to know how to book the cheapest airfares.Let's say you've found a great website that offers really cheap airline tickets online - like lastminutetravel.
Young Men Trying to Imitate the 9-11 Scenario, Part I
Why did the young man near Tampa, FL fly a little private aircraft into the Bank of America building there? A Cessna 152; What damage could that possibly do? We must figure out a way in preventing our youth from growing up into homegrown terrorists.Young men crashing into buildings in airplanes is simply insane; how could this happen.
Entering Business Aviation, Part V: Tips on Finding Work
I will not pretend that this is the easiest topic to write about. In fact, my knowledge of how one finds work as a private flight attendant is based chiefly on what others have shared with me.
I Am Afraid Of Flying; You Are Not Getting Me A Light Plane
Boy I have heard it all from my friends. I am afraid of flying.
American Airlines; Crash: Nov. 12, 2001
It seems there were not many comments to the AA crash of November 2001, as soon as it was ruled an accident instead of an attack the media stopped the reports and the story disappeared. The years following have been the safest years in Airline Industry History.
Business Aviation Networking Notes
The process of finding out about a job, getting interviewed, and eventually receiving an offer for employment starts with networking. By networking I don't mean sending hundreds of copies of your resume unsolicited to H.
Mirrors to Redirect Mini Laser Weapons on Fighters for Vortex Airflows
Recently a new airborne laser system was announced to be put onto fighter jets, once this technology becomes more advanced we will no longer need missiles for air-to-air combat. The system, which will go onto a fighter jet would be called the; "HELLADS" or High Energy Liquid Laser Area Defense System, it is being tested now.
Downed Pilots Hibernating From the Enemy
When we watch Oliver North's "War Stories" or the "Wings Discovery Channel" we often see the problematic issues with downed pilots trying to evade the enemy. They have limited if any food supply and lots of people looking for them.
Private Jet Ownership Indeed
Wouldn't you like to own your own private jet? Have you ever thought about it? Many of us have and you know what it is not all that expensive as you might think after all. Private jet ownership is really taking off these days.
Cactus Fly-In, Casa Grande AZ
Every year in Arizona is the Cactus Fly-in which is one of the largest events in the city of Casa Grande AZ air show and fly-in, which is always well attended and a huge success. The event seems to be growing every year, much busier this year than last year even though general aviation has suffered due to 9-11.
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