South African Airways Begs For Mercy, Again!

According to the latest information given to the country’s parliament, South African Airways (SAA) has gone broke and is suffering very much financially. There are many concerns that the once highly esteemed airline may soon be unable to pay salaries. A cash-flow statement shown to the South African government shows that matters may improve by […]

Need Money To Start Your Aviation Career?

“Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.” — Farrah Gray I hope I am not being forward by assuming that you are reading this particular article because the MAIN CHALLENGE that you are facing in pursuing aviation career is MONEY. If you have been following Yadley.com for a while now, […]

Meet Our Zambian High Flyer – Second Lieutenant Thokozile Muwamba

Recently, Zambia celebrated a historic feat, as 24-year-old Second Lieutenant Thokozile Muwamba became the country’s first female fighter pilot. In 2015 the Zambian Air Force commander Lieutenant General Eric Mwaba Chimese announced the  Zambian Air Force’s intention to introduce female pilots in a bid to address issues of gender inequality in Zambia. Fast forward to January […]

12 Airline Careers You Can Choose From Today

Take A Look At All These Great Airline Careers When most people think of airline careers, the first thought off the top of their head is “pilot or flight attendant”. Whilst pilot and flight attendant careers are the most common and obvious ones, their roles only make sense in light of the many other people […]

Advantages of Becoming Cabin Crew

Take A Look At Some Advantages of Becoming Cabin Crew Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity, a career that offers a lot more than a predictable 9 – 5 routine and endless hours behind a desk? Yes? You might want to consider a cabin crew career.   CABIN… WHAT NOW? Cabin crew are […]

10 Requirements To Be A Flight Attendant For The BIG Three

Get Ready To Become A Flight Attendant for the BIG THREE Pretty much everyone from this part of the world wants to work for the Big 3 (Etihad, Emirates and Qatar). These are undeniably the GIANTS of the Gulf region. And who would be crazy enough not to want to wear those glorious looking uniforms […]

How To Make Your Cabin Crew Application Stand Out

Give Your Cabin Crew Application The “X” Factor Every day thousands and thousands of people apply for cabin crew positions worldwide. It is in your best interest to try make your application stand out from the rest. “Recruiters spend an average of only 4 – 6 seconds reviewing your resume” – The Ladders   Take […]

4 Questions To Ask Yourself After An Unsuccessful Airline Job Interview

If you are like me and you have been rejected a million times by airlines, then you need to read the following. Have you been recently hit by that common sentence of doom “we regret to inform you that….”? First things first – you need to cheer up. What is currently looking like a failure can […]

African Aviation – A Place Where Dreams Come To Die!!

AVIATION IN AFRICA – A GRAVEYARD A few days ago, we were having a lunch meeting with fellow African aviators. I should dare say most of these aviators are more of enthusiasts that active aviators as they have gone for long periods of time without as much as smelling a hint of avgas. Reason being?? Well, […]

Yes We Can Fly

Dating back in history, blacks flew in segregated circumstances. Have you heard about the story of one woman called Bessie Coleman who overcame the entrenched discrimination of the time? Racial prejudice excluded most who wanted to become pilots. Bessie fearlessly took to the air when aviation was a greater risk than it is today and […]