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Student Success – Haydn Dahl

Student Success – Haydn Dahl

Diploma of Aviation - Commercial Pilot Licence Graduate "Some advice I would give to current and future students about to start the course would be to make adequate time to prepare for practical flights and study. Also, and don't be afraid to ask questions!" We asked...

Student Success – Kieren Struck

Student Success – Kieren Struck

Diploma of Aviation - Commercial Pilot Licence & Flight Instructor Rating Graduate “The Flight Instructor Rating just took my skills to a whole new level. It was just incredible to realise that there is still so much to learn. Even now, I am learning new things every...

Ask A Pilot – Stephen Parker

Ask A Pilot – Stephen Parker

"Ask A Pilot" answers all the questions you've wanted to know first-hand from a pilot. In this blog series, we ask our Flight Instructors questions about their journey to becoming a pilot, what their favourite part of flying is, and what options are out...

Aviation inspired gifts for Christmas

Aviation inspired gifts for Christmas

Christmas, New Years and the holiday season is upon us! For some, finding the perfect gift is easy but for the majority of us, tis' the season of frustration. What do you get a pilot or aviation enthusiast? How is it that in a digital age we have countless options...

Effects of flying on your body

Effects of flying on your body

The effects of flying can cause havoc on your body. We've all heard of jet lag, a.k.a. ‘time zone change syndrome’, but do you know about UV exposure, the bends or bloating and swelling? We've made a list of 5 symptoms, why they happen, and what you can do to lessen...

Pilot Careers – Search and Rescue

Pilot Careers – Search and Rescue

Are you thinking about starting a career as a pilot? Maybe you’ve already begun the journey and want to learn more about the different pilot careers available to you. With the global pilot shortage facing the industry, there is a substantial need for many different...