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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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One Pilot in the Cockpit – Is It Enough?
One of the biggest problems facing the aviation industry is the shortage of pilots. The number of trained, qualified and experienced pilots is dwindling. This begs the question, should the industry be looking to train more…
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Non-Airline Pilot Jobs
When a person tells you that they are going to school to become a pilot, the first question that comes to mind might be, “what airline are you going to fly for?” If you’re an aspiring pilot but you’re dreading having to…
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Things You’ll Find in a Pilot’s Flight Bag
When taking a flight, have you ever wondered what it was the pilots were carrying in that black bag? Or maybe you wondered why some pilots look like they are packing for a week-long trip while others just board the plane with…
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Benefits of Becoming a Flight Attendant
The job of a flight attendant is one of the most sought-after jobs there are! This is because of the many benefits that the job provides. Flight attendants are able to fly around the world and explore new cultures and cities.…
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Celebrities Who Have Been Kicked Off of Airplanes
As a pilot, you’ll encounter situations that may cause distress to your, your flight staff, and your passengers. Surprisingly, on-board celebrities may be the cause of this distress! Celebrities aren’t immune to bad days, but…
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Common Mistakes Made by Student Pilots
Every student pilot will make mistakes. This is an inevitability. But here at Elevate Aviation, we believe that being aware of the most common mistakes and how to avoid them is an important part of your training. We’ve…
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The Four Different Types of Airspeed
The Four Different Types of Airspeed. If you’re considering a career as a professional pilot, it’s important that you understand the four different types of airspeed. This information will allow you to be a safer and more…
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Social Media Tips for Airline Pilots
It’s common knowledge that many hiring managers will use social media to screen their applicants. If you’re up for a pilot job and they have to narrow it down between you and two or three other people, they may visit your…
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How Aviation is Going Green
Aviation is responsible for around 12% of CO2 emissions from all transport sources. Here in the U.S., around 450 deaths each year are caused by airplane emissions. This may not sound great, but it’s only 1/7th the number that…
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Common FAA Violations and How to Avoid Them
Every pilot dreads the thought of getting an FAA violation. Pilots are human and may make mistakes. However, a history of FAA violations or knowingly violating regulations can cause the FAA to take action against you. While a…
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Fitness Checklist for Pilots
When you’re learning to fly, you’ll find there a checklist for nearly everything! These checklists include a preflight checklist, a startup checklist, a climb checklist, emergency checklists, and dozens more. There’s also a…
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Learning to Transition to a Different Aircraft
Learning to fly an airplane that you aren’t comfortable with can be a fun and challenging task. Transitioning to different kinds of aircraft is a great way to hone your pilot skills and learn about different flight…
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New Years Resolutions For Pilots
2018 has arrived and many people are beginning to set New Year’s resolutions. Here at Elevate Aviation, we believe that, as a pilot, there are 5 resolutions you should make for the new year!
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Tips For Safe Holiday Travel
Flying is safer now than it has ever been in history! This is thanks to improved airplane design, maintenance, training, and regulations. However, when you’re traveling to visit family and friends this holiday season, you may…

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10-2018-EA-1.jpg
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…
9-2018-EA-2.jpg
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…
9-2018-EA-1.jpg
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…
8-2018-EA-2.jpg
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.…