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Meet LTF Flight Instructor Rating Graduate David Marien

In our last blog, we outlined how the Flight Instructor Rating course can get your pilot career off to a flying start. Grade 2 Learn To Fly Flight Instructor David Marien completed the Flight Instructor Rating (FIR) course with us, and immediately joined our team. In less than 12 months he has now progressed to …

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Flight Instructor Rating – A Flying Start To Your Pilot Career

After completing your Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL), you are ready to start your career as a pilot. Whilst there are a range of exciting pathways that await you, the best way to give your pilot career a flying start is by completing a Flight Instructor Rating (FIR) course. In this blog we will talk about …

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Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 DA40 Cockpit

Flight Training With Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020

The wait is finally over! Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 was released globally today (August 18th 2020), and it is packed with some pretty amazing features to further your flight training. Flight simulation has advanced a LOT – in the last 10 years especially – and what was once considered a bit of a fun game …

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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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