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  • Whether you are seeking your first job in aviation, hoping to move to a new position, or have already started a new job, sharpening your communication skills is vital.
  • Emotional Support Animals (ESAs) help their owners deal with or overcome specific mental challenges. They provide unconditional love and help us produce neurotransmitters, stabilize strong emotions, and regulate everyday feelings. When traveling, they can also help calm anxiety.
  • Uber has an ambitious plan that could see us enjoying inexpensive on-demand flights soon. Dubbed Uber Air, the plan involves the introduction of drone taxis which the company hopes to be soaring across the skies as early as 2023.
  • The more significant concern is that pilots using cellphones and personal electronics during flight could be a significant source of distraction.
  • The drone sector is a new sector that only came to mainstream use in the last two decades. However, like the mobile phone market, it’s one of the sectors with a very bright future.
  • The 2019 National Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (NBAC-BACE), the industry’s largest and most prestigious business event, will be held in Las Vegas on October 22-24. Organizers of the convention are anticipating over 23,000 attendees from the business aviation community.
  • The big news is - those supersonic, Concorde-style flights could be back! Or, could they?
  • Disasters have temporarily affected Boeing in the past, but the company has survived and become stronger through learning from those events. However, commercial aircraft buyers have more alternatives today. As Airbus expands its line while other international manufacturers continue to grow their ...
  • The use of marijuana whether it's for amusing or medicinal purposes has continued to gain legal stand in the US. This has affected greatly the operations of the aviation industry.
  • One of the most relevant selling strategies Boeing enlisted with the 737 MAX was the fact that no additional crew training was necessary for current 737 officers.
  • When I was starting out, 18 years ago, it wouldn't be uncommon to walk into a helicopter operator and inquire about a job. In recent years though, that has changed.
  • A June 2019 article of the U.S. Naval Institute Newsletter highlights an approximate $100 million shortfall in Naval Aviation’s current fiscal year budget. The Naval Aviation Budget Shortage could cause a noticeable curtailment of previously scheduled events and even some operational cutbacks.
  • Most pilots in training end up with the same challenge after completing years of specialized training and investing thousands of dollars towards it. The problem is getting the hours to be certified.
  • Headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, Northrop Grumman employs approximately 85, 000 people in all 50 states and abroad in 21 countries. The Company's scope includes technology, equipment, and logistics essential for undersea, land, air, outer space, and even cyberspace guidance, travel, and s...
  • Is your company stuck in a high turnover cycle? These may be some of the problems.
  • A time comes when even the most dedicated flight attendant feels like seeking change, progress, or both. When this time comes, many flight attendants are usually left wondering what’s next.
  • Over the last two decades, we’ve witnessed serious cyber attacks on large corporations, governments, critical infrastructures of all kinds, and small and medium-sized enterprises across the world.
  • Honda Aircraft Company’s headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina, is about to get bigger. According to a recent press release from the company, Honda Aircraft intends to invest a further $15.5 million into the facility, with the money going towards the construction of a new 82,000 square-foot ...
  • The business of avionics, the technology of developing the electronic equipment used for aviation, is rapidly expanding to keep up the growing demand for air travel and transport.
  • As far as getting an avionics certification or a diploma from an online course perspective, the course needs to be FAA approved.