10 high-flying celebrity pilots

You’d be surprised just how many people have been bitten by the flying bug. There are lots of famous faces out there whom we associate with other things, whom you might be surprised to learn are qualified pilots in their free time. From those who enjoy simply...

Basic radio communications – or how pilots communicate

On your first flight, your instructor will explain all the aircraft noises and the controls, but one thing that you’ll hear that you may not have been expecting is radio communication with ATC (air traffic control). At most airfields there is an air traffic...