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Pilot Tips: Flying The Perfect Circuit from Start to Finish

Pilot Tips: Flying The Perfect Circuit from Start to Finish

For student pilots, flying repeat circuit pattern procedures will form a large part of their training. In this blog, we reveal pilot tips to flying the perfect circuit from start to finish. WHAT IS A CIRCUIT? CASA describes standard circuit procedure as follows: “The standard aerodrome traffic circuit pattern facilitates an orderly flow of traffic …

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Pilot Training in Australia Beyond 1 September 2018

Pilot Training in Australia Beyond 1 September 2018

Changes are afoot for pilot training in Australia. From 1 September 2018,  flying schools in Australia will be divided into 3 main types: CASA Part 141 flying schools CASA Part 142 flying schools RAAus flying schools Learn to Fly is a RAAus (Recreational Aviation Australia) flying school. Combined with our APTA (the Australian Pilot Training …

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6 STEPS TO BECOMING AN AIRLINE FIRST OFFICER

6 STEPS TO BECOMING AN AIRLINE FIRST OFFICER

Becoming an airline first officer is a long-haul flight The path to reaching your goal of becoming an airline first officer will be full of turns and challenges. 1) THERE ARE EXCITING JOB PROSPECTS IN AVIATION HAPPENING RIGHT NOW! Boeing estimates demand for 34,900 new aircraft by 2036: 34,170 passenger aircraft and 730 freighters, with …

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HANDY PHRASES EVERY PILOT SHOULD KNOW

HANDY PHRASES EVERY PILOT SHOULD KNOW

Pilot chat – Are you onboard the conversation? Aviation English is the chosen language – or listening and radiotelephony speak – for pilots, Air Traffic Control Officers (ATCO), aircraft maintenance engineers, technicians, airport crew, and airline and cabin staff. Are you across some of the handy phrases every pilot should know? Have you listened to …

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FINDING A GREAT FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR MAKES FOR A SUCCESSFUL AVIATION CAREER

FINDING A GREAT FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR MAKES FOR A SUCCESSFUL AVIATION CAREER

Flight instructors are the backbone of all successful aviation careers. Finding a great flight instructor should form your considerations when choosing a flight school. At Learn to Fly, the finest flight instructors are training some of the brightest future pilots in Melbourne. Our students are assigned their primary and secondary flight instructors. However, like anything flight-related, it is …

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POTENTIAL CAREER PATHS FOR PILOTS. FLY NOW, DECIDE LATER.

POTENTIAL CAREER PATHS FOR PILOTS. FLY NOW, DECIDE LATER.

Focus on the flying and choose a pathway later. Thinking about obtaining your pilot licence but are unsure what you want to do with it once you have attained it? There’s a number of career paths for pilots, and you don’t have to decide right away. Are learning to fly to pursue a professional career …

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