If you want to be a pilot (a look at the pilot SALARY scale).

From my inbox “Thank you very much Yadley for your posts. I want to become an airline pilot and I will be grateful if you can highlight a bit on how much a pilot earns and other associated benefits. Do pilots earn per hour or per month? If it is per month then is it […]

LADIES YOU CAN DO IT! (A must read for ladies who want to fly high)

Mamukasei (A good morning to you). About an hour ago I was reading an article which stated that of all the licensed pilots in the world, less than 6 percent of them are women, and even fewer are employed in the big airlines. The article cited one of the primary reasons is the challenge of […]

Every Great Dream Begins with God

I love talking about aviation.It is a genuine passion I have but I feel more energy when I talk about God and how aviation relates to Him.He is my highest passion.Sometime ago in the year 2009, I was at Charles Prince airport in a ground lesson and we were having a debate on the origins […]

How To Overcome The Challenges Life Throws At You

A few years back I saw a classic video of commercial airplanes taking off against heavy crosswinds at a busy airport. The video showed severe winds that caused most flights to remain grounded. I was particularly impressed by the flight crew of a certain All Nippon Airways Boeing 777. Unlike most pilots that day they seemed not to […]

Reconnecting With The Kid in Me

Part 1 of 3 It was about 23 years ago in the dusty streets of a ghetto suburb called Dombotombo when I fell in love with flying.As a very young child there was nothing visibly unique about me that set me apart from any of the other kids in the neighborhood, except this burning desire […]