Zero to Airline Pilot

Zero to ATPL. Ok, so you are probably wondering what an ATPL is right? An ATPL is short for an Airline Transport Pilot Licence, which is essentially the bare requirement to fly for an airline or a charter company. An ATPL comprises of a number of licences and ratings, all of which are explained in detail below. When you are...

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From the beginning…

Starting Out - From The Beginning... This guide has been put together to help those of you who have an interest or who have recently decided that you would like to find out more about becoming a pilot. It will explain what is need from the very beginning through to entering that airliner cockpit for the first time. The guide...

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Flying Licences Explained

Below is a list of all flying licences explained.  Click on the title to take you to a more in-depth guide on what is required to gain the licence as well as what it allows you to do, and what you will need to do to keep your licence or rating current. Light Aircraft Pilot Licence The LAPL (Light Aircraft...

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Wondering where to start?

Welcome to To Be A Pilot the number one resource for all students and aspiring pilots out there, be that airline or military. Our website aims to answer all of your questions, from which medical you need to what a JOC course is. Use the above links to start browsing our array of information and feel free to contact us...

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