• The Collective

Pilots, Pick A Path: The Pilot Filter

One of the questions I have asked pilots while helping them find employment is why do you want to work for the major airlines? Of all the questions, this one catches pilots off guard the most.

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Erika Armstrong

Posted: December 11, 2018

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A Myriad Of Missions — A Day In The Life Of Pilot Jeff McMillan

From abandoned World War II battlegrounds, animal conservation and to oil spill response — Jeff McMillan’s role as a pilot has been hugely diverse. Chief Pilot at Security Aviation, Jeff shares where his flight path has taken him.

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Rosa Anderson - Jones

Posted: December 3, 2018

  • The Collective

Interview with Richard Alder of NAFC — 2019 Fire Season

TracPlus spoke to Richard Alder from The National Aerial Firefighting Centre (NAFC) about their predictions for the upcoming fire season and the future of drones in the industry.

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Rosa Anderson - Jones

Posted: November 14, 2018

  • The Collective

The World's Longest Flight: What It Means For Pilots

The longest commercial flight in history is now being offered by Singapore Airlines. You will be able to board an Airbus A350-900ULR (emphasis on the Ultra Long Range) in Singapore and fly nonstop, approximately 19 hours, and land in New York.

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Erika Armstrong

Posted: November 9, 2018

  • The Collective

Night Vision Goggles Bringing Wildfires Into Focus - Part 4

In our final instalment, Southern California-based Ventura County Aviation Unit’s Senior Pilot discusses their Night Vision Goggle (NVG) program, and Victoria, Australia-based Kestrel Aviation share some insight into fighting bushfires Down Under.

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Michael Archer

Posted: November 7, 2018

  • The Collective

Where'd All the Pilots Go?

Flying is, and will always be, expensive and demanding... because it is.

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Erika Armstrong

Posted: October 31, 2018

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Seeing Through Darkness — The Role of NVG in Nighttime Firefighting

Have you wondered how operators came to use NVG to fight fires? Or are you an operator who is interested in integrating NVG into your business? Our Ebook identifies the benefits and the costs of using this incredible technology in the cockpit.