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Pilots’ Priority Checklist
If left unchecked, distractions may wreak havoc on a flight. These distractions can range from simple ones to more serious emergencies. The best way to help pilots manage distraction is by remembering to prioritize three…
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4 Tips on Saving Money While Learning to Become a Pilot
The start of the new year is a great time to start setting some financial goals. If you’re in flight school, it can be difficult to know how to save money. Luckily, there are a few ways to save money on your flight training…
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FAA Knowledge Test Study Tips
For many people who are studying to become pilots, the FAA Knowledge test may be the first test you’ve taken in a long time, maybe even years! Testing can be stressful, so we here at Elevate Aviation want to help eliminate as…
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Cirrus’ Autoland System Allows Private Jets to Land Themselves
The Safe Return Emergency Autoland System, developed by Garmin with input by Piper and Cirrus, allows passengers to hit a large red button that allows the plane to land safely if the pilot has been incapacitated. When this…
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Renting a Plane in Salt Lake City, Utah
The holidays are here and many of us will be traveling to visit family to celebrate. This can be a stressful and chaotic situation, but it doesn’t have to be. Renting a private plane for your trip is an idea you may not have…
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Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Flight Attendant Careers
If you’ve always dreamed about becoming a cabin crew member or a flight attendant, you probably have a few questions about whether or not you fit the requirements. Even if it hasn’t been a lifelong dream, many people have…
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Flying at Night
Night can be a beautiful time to fly. While there’s nothing different in the way an airplane flies at night, the air does tend to be smoother. However, there’s no special filter to make the plane perform at night the way that…
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The Difference Between Flight Attendants and the Cabin Crew
For most people, flight attendants and cabin crew mean the same thing; people who make sure that flight passengers are kept happy, educated about the airplane safety instructions, and offered drinks and peanuts! However,…
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Owning A Private Jet
Owning a private jet has always been a strong symbol of success and wealth. However, the market is currently showing a drastic shift when it comes to owning a private jet. JETNET has stated that manufacturing companies are…
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Chartering a Plane for Families with Young Children
Traveling with young kids can present a number of challenges. Children aren’t known for being patient, quiet, or considerate of others. Additionally, small spaces and long lines are not kid-friendly!
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Cell Phones on Airplanes
When considering what the big deal is about using cell phones on airplanes, keep in mind that it’s unlikely you would even be able to get a signal above 5,000 feet. However, this will not prevent your phone from searching for…
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Benefits of Becoming a Ground Instructor
Many people have either never heard of ground instruction certification, have misconceptions about the requirements, or don’t know the benefits of becoming a ground instructor.
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Pilot’s Priority Checklist
Being distracted during a flight can cause a myriad of problems if they aren’t caught. These problems can range from small, simple inconveniences all the way to more serious emergencies. There’s a simple trick to help pilots…
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Plane Rental Guide for Pilots
Whether you are looking at the perfect plane to rent for training or the best plane to take to the skies for a weekend getaway, here are five most common options for plane rental.
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Becoming a Pilot FAQ’s
Dreaming of becoming a pilot is a common childhood experience for many of us. The thought of soaring through the clouds and enjoying the freedom of piloting a powerful aircraft is exhilarating. But where do you begin? How…
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4 Ways To Ensure Flight Etiquette
If you’ve spent enough time on airplanes you’ve no doubt had some bad experiences that you wish you could’ve avoided. Maybe another passenger was sitting in your seat and refused to move? Maybe the passenger sitting in front…
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Aircraft Mysteries You’ve Probably Never Thought About
Have you ever sat in row 13 on an airplane? Have you ever wondered if the captain could roll down the cockpit window? No? Well, we bet you’re curious now. In fact, there are plenty of other airplane tidbits you’d probably…
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Become a Sport Pilot Instructor and Share Your Passion for Aviation
If you are a private or sports pilot and would like to share your passion for piloting, you may want to consider becoming a sport pilot certificated flight instructor. A sport CFI certificated can be earned in half the time…
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Facts About the Wright Brothers
While the Wright brothers have their controversies, no one denies their contribution to aviation. They are an inspiration to most everyone who has piloted an aircraft. Today we will look into their past achievements and the…
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The Importance of Following Instructions from Cabin Crew During Flights
If you fly frequently, you can probably recite the in-flight safety instructions from memory! However, the cabin crew gets the attention of the passengers and presents all the information before every single flight. This begs…

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Pilots’ Priority Checklist
If left unchecked, distractions may wreak havoc on a flight. These distractions can range from simple ones to more serious emergencies. The best way to help pilots manage distraction is by remembering to prioritize three…
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4 Tips on Saving Money While Learning to Become a Pilot
The start of the new year is a great time to start setting some financial goals. If you’re in flight school, it can be difficult to know how to save money. Luckily, there are a few ways to save money on your flight training…
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FAA Knowledge Test Study Tips
For many people who are studying to become pilots, the FAA Knowledge test may be the first test you’ve taken in a long time, maybe even years! Testing can be stressful, so we here at Elevate Aviation want to help eliminate as…
#
Cirrus’ Autoland System Allows Private Jets to Land Themselves
The Safe Return Emergency Autoland System, developed by Garmin with input by Piper and Cirrus, allows passengers to hit a large red button that allows the plane to land safely if the pilot has been incapacitated. When this…