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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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Highlights About The Owner of Our Turbo SR22T Cirrus Aircraft
Here at Elevate Aviation, we’re proud to be able to rent out the special Turbo SR22T | Cirrus Aircraft owned by Mr. Champagne of Eccovia Solutions. There are many benefits to owning your own aircraft, including the following:…
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A More Comprehensive Job Description of a Pilot
If you’ve ever heard that pilots are “just” taxi drivers in the sky or that being a pilot is “easy” for a friend who has done it on a computer flight simulator, you may be frustrated with the simplistic view of piloting held…
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Tips for Flying with Your Pets
When deciding whether or not your family is ready for a pet, consider how often you travel. It’s not just about who will feed or walk or pick up after your pet, but it’s also how much time the pet will spend alone at the…
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Benefits of Airplane Rental
It takes many hours of training and numerous courses to become a certified pilot. Even then, owning an aircraft is an expensive proposition. Not only do they cost more than many can afford to purchase, but they also require a…
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Dale Klapmeier, Cirrus Aircraft CEO, Stepping Down This Year
Cirrus Aircraft has recently announced that CEO and Co-Founder, Dale Klapmeier is planning to step down from his position at the company in 2019. He will be transitioning into a senior advisory role at Cirrus Aircraft. With…
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A Brief History of Aviation Through the Years
Mankind has always been intrigued with flight. Even though the true origin of this quest to fly is a mystery, the desire behind it is clear. Mankind is born with the desire to see the world, to explore the great landscapes…
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Five of the Shortest Flights on Earth
An important aspect of an airplane is how far it can fly or its ‘range.’ Major airlines are racing to introduce longer and more direct flights all over the world. To hold the crown of the longest scheduled flight, airlines…
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Pre-Flight Checklist Example
The most important part of any operation of an aircraft is working through the pre-flight checklist. Every aircraft has a pre-flight checklist with some elements provided by the plane's manufacturer that is designed to help…
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How Can I Become a Pilot?
Being a pilot is a dream that many of us have had at one time or another. Flying around the world, defying gravity while traveling to exotic locations, who wouldn't want that? Even though it sounds exciting and potentially a…
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How to Buy Your First Airplane in 7 Steps
Every child who dreams of becoming a pilot also has the dream of one day owning their own plane. The freedom and status that comes along with realizing that dream are undeniable, but as those children turn into adults, they…
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6 Essentials for In-Flight Comfort
The miracle of modern aviation is undeniable and the benefits of commercial air travel are obvious. It is incredible that we can now travel from New York City to Los Angeles in less than 5 hours. The only downside is that you…
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Aviation Films All Pilots Should Watch
We all need a little inspiration when it comes to our lives and careers. Inspiration can come from social media, reading articles or books, and from watching movies! There are no shortage of aviation films from which pilots…
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Becoming an Aircraft Mechanic
As more airplanes are produced, the need for aircraft maintenance technicians increases. This means that a career as an aircraft mechanic is very up-and-coming. Aircraft mechanics are also called aircraft maintenance…

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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.
#
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…
#
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…
#
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…