If you're a pilot who has fallen in love with the profession, you will certainly be able to relate to some of these forces of habit.
 
1) Before driving your car, you tune, identify, test
 
2) You can tell an aircraft fuel type simply by it's beautiful smell
 
3) You can name all of the different types of cloud formations, and you have your favorites
 
 
4) You start 20% of your conversations with 'There I was, at 30,000 feet...'
 
5) You know there are two types of people in life- Boeing fans and Airbus fans
 
6) You know the phonetic alphabet better than the normal alphabet
 
7) You check out overhead planes when you're on the ground and estimate their speed and destination
 
8) You have regular nightmares about losing your logbook
 
 
9) You have a love/hate relationship with flight planning
 
10) You say 'negative' instead of 'no' 
 
11) You also say 'affirmative' far too often 
 
12) You love helping your kids get to grips with vectors
 
13) You often reflect on your first solo flight 
 
14) You know a long list of jokes about co-pilots
 
If you have more to add, we'd love to hear them so please write them in the comments.
And don't forget, if you're looking for a pilot role in the USA, we have plenty!
 
photo credit: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/27609180@N00/2051382832">solo!</a> via <a href="http://photopin.com">photopin</a> <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/">(license)</a>
 
photo credit: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/25928602@N07/5574603110">From the plane</a> via <a href="http://photopin.com">photopin</a> <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/">(license)</a>
 
 
aviationjobsearchus Category: 

Add new comment

Filtered HTML

  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <span> <br> <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.