How do I hour build?

Light Aircraft Pilot Licence

Hour Building is a tricky subject to advise on because there are so many means and ways of building those much needed hours for your log book. So, for the purposes of simplicity and to save you from having to sort the wheat from the chaff, we’re going to focus mainly on the most popular ways to build hours. Across...

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Our Aid To Your Hour Building

PPL Hour Building Log

The ToBeAPilot.co.uk Hour Building log has been designed to assist you with what is potentially the most important phase of your flying education in mind. Hour Building can be the one of the most daunting phases on your path to becoming a career pilot. It is the first time that you will truly be PIC of your own aircraft (or an aircraft...

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BWPA Easy PPL Ground School Scholarships 2018

British Women Pilots' Association - 2018 PPL Scholarship

The British Women Pilots' Association have this week announced their first two scholarships for 2018, the Easy PPL Ground School Scholarships, worth £3200. This is what the British Women Pilots' Association had to say in a press release: We are pleased to announce the first of a number of exciting scholarships for female pilots in 2018, the BWPA Easy PPL Ground School...

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Padpilot: ATPL Theory – The past, present and future…

Padpilot

In the last week we caught up with Gloucester based Padpilot, who specialise in ATPL Theoretical Knowledge manuals, which are used by many leading training providers such as Airways Aviation, British Airways, CTC Aviation, Simtech and Stapleford Flight Centre, just to name a few. We discuss who they are, what they offer and also what changes have recently happened with...

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From the classroom to Airbus A330 – Q&A with Philip Denton

Kura Aviation

In the final instalment of our questions and answers session with ex-Kura Aviation students, we caught up with Jack Denton, a 31-year old married man with two children, who retrained as a teacher before gaining employment on the Airbus A330 with UK based AirTanker. Hello Philip, tell us a little about yourself… I'm 31, married with a child (and another...

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Flight Bag Essentials: 10 Things every pilot should have in their bag

Flight Bag Essentials Top 10

Have you ever looked into your flight bag before a flight and wondered if you have everything? In this article, we’ll round up those essential pieces of kit that will make your life easier at 2,000ft and make sure you’ve got everything you’re going to need next time you're flying on a sunny Sunday afternoon. The Headset I think it...

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