Most of the questions I receive is “What is the cheapest route to become a pilot?”. Here is what I would do if I had to do it again. USA is for me the aviation country by excellence. The spirit of aviation over there is amazing, you’ve
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MenTour 360 is, the newest aviation concept that has arrived online mid-April 2016. The concept has been developed by Petter, an experienced airline pilot and training Captain on the Boeing 737NG. The project is using one of the latest technology, Virtual Reality, to share with aviation enthusiasts
You want to become an airline pilot but you don’t really know in which flight school in Europe? It’s normal! The cost of the training is high and you want to get a job after your training in this unsure airline employment situation. First of all if you read
Most of the time he use to fly at those altitudes but very soon, he will walk on the top of the world… Andreas, a colleague airline captain will soon start his expedition to the Everest, the highest summit of the world! Since a few years he made
It is time to replace the old B757 fleet for DHL in Europe. The first Boeing 757 PCF (Passenger Converted Freighter) arrived in the major hub of Leipzig in Germany. It is as far as we know, it is the first 757 with winglets for DHL! From
When I started working as an airline pilot I must admit that my idea of the job was really different than the reality and it took some time to realize that my conception of the job was wrong...
We are constantly trying new electronic logbooks to fit the best Pilots needs and we have to say that it is not always easy to find an electronic logbook matching all our requirements! With Excel Pilot Logbook, we can clearly say that we finally found something matching our expectations!
We used to do a lot of Pilot Interviews in the past, but it has always been with First Officers speaking. This is the first time we have the pleasure to interview a Boeing 737NG Captain. In this interview, Petter from MenTour Pilot, is talking about his
What is Pay To Fly? Over the last few years, the employment situation for low-hours pilots has changed dramatically. While some are talking about a Pilot shortage – which we are still waiting – from a few years, some airlines have also changed their way of employment.
It became difficult to find a Pilot job when graduated from a self-sponsored flight training (the one you pay by yourself). Nevertheless, there are still many solutions to land in a cockpit within a major airline: Cadet Pilot Programmes.