Become a Smart Commercial Pilot

Commercial Pilot

Commercial pilots are increasingly required by the airline since this time even the next few years. There are several factors behind this issue, among others, the growing global economy, relatively increased travel route in some areas as well as a growing number of aircraft as well as air transport is considered more convenient and enjoyable. That is why professional pilots have jobs that will be wide open. There is more to lure more than a profession pilot salary is big enough and well clear career ladder. If the companies are generally likely to have promoted a new first be paid tens of millions of Indonesian rupiah. But if the pilot, had just entered the salary obtained can reach 15 million Indonesian rupiah even 20 million Indonesian rupiah(in accordance with the policy of the airline). By the way, how to become a pilot that qualify the airline? Surely reliable and quality, is not it? To grasp these two things, let’s refer to the following description:

Select the quality pilot school support

Many pilot schools are ready to become a prospective pilot study. However, to be a reliable pilots have to be good at choosing the right pilot schools, one of them in terms of quality schools support, such as teaching staff and experienced professionals, aircraft and airports adequate training, and also a study room and a cozy hostel. Examples on the plane and the airport train which is very important in an education because it allows the cadet flight training to the maximum.

Prepare capability with a maximum

Schools pilot prestigious basically have a very strict selection process. Why not, many applicants but capacity is limited. In order to qualify for the selection stage sure had a good preparation, not only physically but also brain and economics. Physical well not just have a high body and ideal, but also to be healthy. This allows the cadets to undergo training so well and can also be accepted in the job market. While intelligence or IQ would have to stand out in order to compete with other cadet candidates. So is the economy, if you do not have the funds to pilot school education might be hampered. So, prepare three capabilities on top with cooked.

Take the minimum licensing program CPL

To become a major commercial pilot license must successfully hold a CPL(Commercial Pilot Licence). CPL license is a license to fly commercial pilots to fly aircraft that can be obtained with a minimum of 140 total flight hours of commercial pilot training course can be followed easily when he already has the ability to fly are qualified. Therefore, in a pilot school program that should be taken at least a CPL license and would be great if IR or MER because the pilot can be said ready to work with the capabilities that have been thoroughly trained.

Follow with a good education

So that education is not hampered and can be passed in accordance with the duration of which has been estimated, it is important to follow good education. Obey school rules and avoid the bad things that can ruin a good name. Sign in pilot schools is not cheap and easy, remember the struggle and ideals. Many of those who want to pilot school but did not allow, either in terms of economics or academic and physical. Therefore, after entering the school try to be educated properly in order to graduate on schedule and quickly accepted to work in the airline.

Being a reliable commercial pilot is not enough if the origin of enrolled and graduated as flight schools in general, but need to dig deeper skills to become a competent pilot.

Tips on Balancing between Job and Family for Pilot

Are you a pilot? If you answer yes, is between your job and family balance? If you answer no because you often spend most of time outside, you should worry about this. Why? In the long run, your family relationship will be broken and you will lose love and affection from your family. If you are married, your wife can ask you to divorce her as soon as possible. Of course, you don’t want to deal with this problem, right? Therefore, manage your time as well as possible although you might get work calls immediately. Besides, make sure tha you do these:

Maintain communication

No matter how busy you are, you should maintain communication with your family. This means that you have to send messages or call them although you just do it for 5 minutes. By doing it, you can know what their condition, feeling, or activity is. You can communicate before and after flying or when taking a break. If your smartphone is equipped with 3G or 4G and front camera, you can make a video call and look your family visually.

What if you lose signal or your phone gets broken abruptly? No need to worry because you can borrow your colleagues’ phone and contact your family. If they cannot help you, don’t be sad because you can use payphone or wait till you get good phone signal. In other hand, if your family is already disappointed with you, apologize as soon as possible and promise that you will do your best to maintain communication and relationship with them.

Btw, don’t focus only in communicating with your family, you should maintain communication with your colleagues. This is important to do so you can balance your job and family. How? Greet them when meeting and chat with them when taking a break. Avoid insulting and backbiting them whatever your reasons are. If you have any problems with them, solve those as wise and as well as possible. Make sure that there is no party who feels disadvantaged.

Spend most of free time together with family

When there is no flight schedule, there is no problem to spend most of your free time together with your family. You can invite your parents to chat and tell your stories and problem. Remember to listen to their problems too so you can know, understand, and help them soon. If you are married, invite your spouse to hangout and do fun things together. You can invite your parents too. There are many fun things that can be considered, such as: shopping, watching in the cinema, and going to city park, zoo, waterfall, beach, and other interesting place.

If you want to take a rest when having free time, it is no problem but avoid spending all your free time by sleeping. Realize that if you sleep excessively, you will deal with headache, metabolism disorder, fever, and so on. Don’t forget to invite your family to do sport together so you and your beloved one can maintain body’s health well.

Do These on First Day as a Pilot

pilot 6On first at work, most workers will feel nervous and confused. This happens because they usually don’t understand or know what they should do. This is also experienced by pilots. They usually feel confused and even do any mistakes at last. This problem must be avoided because it triggers many problems at last. If you are a new pilot on first day at work, what should you do? If you don’t know what you should do, do the following tips below:

Come on time

Don’t come late on your first at work. If you cannot do this, you will show that you are not discipline and professional. Thus, don’t come late whatever your reasons are. If your house is located far away from airport, drive your car or get in taxi, maximum 60 minutes before office hour starts. If in your city, traffic jam often happens and there is just one way to reach airport, consider looking for house for rent which is located near airport. This is important to do so you can come on time and avoid getting warning letter.

What if you are in emergency situation or get sick in hurry while you should arrive at airport earlier? Call your best colleague and boss and tell them that what is going on. They definitely want to help you as long as you tell the truth.

Greet your colleagues

Most new pilots will look a little bit awkward on first day at work. This makes them keep silent and avoid smiling. This must be avoided unless you want to be assumed as an arrogant pilot. Calm yourself down and think positively. Make sure that you greet your colleagues first although they might be younger. By doing this, they will respond you and want to build friendship with you. Remember to do this sincerely so you don’t feel disadvantaged.

Anyway, if you greet them first but they don’t respond you, what should you do? Stay cool and avoid thinking negatively. Who knows they don’t listen to your greeting. You may repeat greeting if you meet them again. Give your best smile so they don’t give any responses. If you already do these but they don’t remain giving any responses, forget this problem and keep your kind as well as possible.

Follow meeting before flying

Before doing your first flight, follow meeting together with co-pilot and crews. Listen to all explanations and information from airport staffs so you can minimize the risks of getting any problems during flight. If there is information that makes you confused, don’t doubt to ask about it. Getting clear information will help you do your job optimally. If you don’t understand but you let this problem go ahead, you will bother yourself.

In addition, when taking a break, forget all feelings in your mind for a while. You should eat and drink soon. Invite your colleagues to get closer them. After this, you may listen to your favorite songs to make you get in the mood and feel relaxed.

Ways to Become Qualified Pilot School Graduate

Qualified Pilot School Graduate

The fact was that Indonesia is still a shortage of pilots. So, proceed to the pilot schools deemed best decision. However, why is there a pilot school graduates are unemployed? Ironic indeed in the midst of a pilot needs increasing each year, pilot school graduates actually wasted. This condition occurs because school graduates may be less qualified pilots so that the airlines do not want to take risks with their hiring. Therefore, be a qualified pilot in order of time, effort, and expense that has not sacrificed in vain. How to?

Choose the best pilot school

Qualified or not graduates basically depends on the pilot school. Therefore, select the best pilot schools in order to make you graduates who are competent and competitive tow. Best pilot schools, have the following criteria:

  • Adequate training aircraft. Pilot schools were well able to promise adequate training aircraft for the cadet. Ideally, 1 training plane used for 5 cadets. Thus, you can graduate on time with maximum training. Make sure that the pilot schools always pay attention to the maintenance of training aircraft for security.
  • A qualified flight instructor. Ideally, flight instructors at the pilot schools have to have a minimum of 1,000 flight hours (more is even better). Expected more experienced in teaching. His experience in the world of aviation is also expected to be given to cadets so that insights about the flight cadet broader and profound.
  • Airport’s own flight training places. Do not ignore the airport when the pilot training ground school will be joined in the pilot schools. Make sure the pilot school has its own airport where the exercises so hours of flying owned intact and not extend the duration of the study because of queue commercial aircraft or the airport’s training ground move.
  • Simulator sophisticated. Pilot school is important to have the simulator. Simulator is a tool that can provide a real flying experience as for the cadet. Cadet could learn to fly a plane without fear of having an accident because it is only a picture of the flight.

Study hard

Motivation in contributed greatly to become a qualified pilot school graduates 😀

Pilot schools already offer a range of facilities and services is support for creating highly qualified graduates but is not supported by you, obviously useless. To be qualified graduates, you have to learn in earnest. Listen to the flight instructor when explaining the material in ground school and follow the instructions of the flight instructor during training with the simulator or flight training aircraft. If necessary note the things that are important and ask things that are still not understood. Unfortunately, your concentration can be shattered because of homesickness. To overcome homesick, do this.

  • Mingle with other cadets. Especially when in a dorm, you should not let yourself. Mingle with other cadets in order not to feel alone. In addition to more or less able to cope with homesickness, how it makes you more friends.
  • Communicate with family. If there is free time, communicate with the family either by telephone or video call. Feeling nostalgic with families expected to be dispersed after hearing their voice or see them on the screen smartphone form.
  • Think about your dreams. Dream to be a pilot use as motivation and strategies to overcome homesickness. Instill in your mindset that the seriousness of this moment will be rewarded in the end, to be a qualified graduate so easily accepted by the airline.

Want to Pursue Dream as a Pilot? Follow These Ways

Seorang pilot

As a child often parents, brothers, teachers, and relatives asking about ideals. This is because the ideals become one of the important things a person can serve as a great motivation. By having ideals, of course, will seek to realize the ideals that cool them. Regarding ideals not a few people answering wanted to be a pilot. When asked about why it wants to become a pilot, the answer is quite simple, namely to around and see the view from the top. Well, for those who have aspirations to be a pilot, then here’s how to make it happen.

Choose a pilot school

The first way to realize the ideals of being a pilot is a pilot school select. Why? Due to become a pilot, you must have the knowledge and flight license in advance. Well, to get it you have to go to school pilot. Before you enroll in a pilot school, it helps to first select a pilot school that has a good reputation and has experience. With the pilot schools who have the experience, of course, can lead you to get to the next. Select is also a pilot school that has support such a suggestion, Instructor, training aircraft and airports exercise(would have been better had the airport itself). When you choose a pilot school which provides a complete advice, it can support you to quickly finish. Select also the pilot schools that have agreements with airlines so that later you’re more likely to be distributed after school. There are many pilot schools in cooperation with airlines that may be selected as pilot schools ATKP Surabaya and Nusa Flying School(in cooperation with the airline Lion Air).

Take care of health

To become a pilot, of course you have to have good health. It’s important in the world of aviation, especially for a pilot must maintain health. A pilot must maintain her health, well it’s healthy vision, hearing, and health of other diseases. Being a pilot should not have a history of serious illness, such as heart disease one of them. A pilot must also not color blind and deaf. This is because the machine or buttons that used a pilot designed using colors and also information that will be carried out by a pilot with the ATC using sound. Therefore, you must maintain health by way of regular exercise and do a check to the doctor. The medical tests did not just happen when you become a pilot, but also when you want to go to school pilot.

Have knowledge

To become a pilot, you are required to have knowledge. You should be able to speak English as well at math. English is one language that is required to be studied and understood because they’re a pilot should be able to speak English. As a pilot you will come face to face with passengers from many countries. English itself is a language that has now become a universal language. If you do not yet have the ability to speak English, then you have a lot of reading, writing, speaking practice, and also observe the English language. By doing so, then the long run will make you fluent in English. You also have to learn to count because the pilot should be able to count. You can learn Mathematics and Physics.

Well, for those of you who have aspirations to be a pilot, then you have to prepare everything from now on.