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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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Understanding Situations Flight Attendants May Experience
As a flight attendant, you have to deal with a number of situations. Your job is to make sure that the passengers’ flight experience is as safe, pleasant, and relaxed as possible. This often means that you’ll need to be…
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7 Clever Ways Airlines are Saving Money
Airlines are always changing, especially with the increasing oil prices and number of passengers. In order to save money, many airlines are implementing a few changes to help save money. While many of these changes may not…
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Difficult Airplane Landings
The landing of Asiana Airlines flight 214 should have been routine in ever since with perfect visibility on a clear day in San Francisco. However, due to pilot error, the plane crashed resulting in the deaths of 3 passengers.…
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Aviation Accidents that Inspired Crucial Safety Improvements
Flying in an airplane is extremely safe. But how did flying become so reliable? Unfortunately, part of the reason why flying is so safe is because of accidents that triggered important safety improvements. Below are a few…
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Writing a Resume for a Piloting Position
If you’ve always dreamed of becoming a pilot and landing a great job with a major airline you might be wondering how to apply and write an amazing resume. Let’s take a look a sample resume and share some tips for writing a…

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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…