Study – This may sound morbid, but it’s a good idea to read the National Transportation Safety Board accident investigation reports. This can help you to be a better, more cautious pilot. Keep a log of lessons you’ve learned while reading through these reports and make sure to read through it regularly.
Train – Use a simulator to train yourself for various in-flight emergencies. It’s important to make any mistakes on a simulator instead of an actual aircraft! Learn as much as you can about handling emergencies and your confidence in your own skills will increase substantially.
Airshow – We believe that pilots should attend airshows as often as possible! It can serve as a great motivational tool as well as a chance to share an experience with other pilots. Take your family and enjoy an airshow this year!
New Challenges – Strive to find something new you want to try in the sky. Research it thoroughly, discuss it with a Certified Flight Instructor and give it a try. You’ll never reach your goals as a pilot if you’re not comfortable expanding your horizons (literally and figuratively).
2018 is going to be a great year! Here at Elevate Aviation, we’re here to help you set your New Years pilot resolutions and make them a reality! To contact us, please call our Salt Lake City location today.