Tuesday February 20, 2018 
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 Aviation is buzzing  138 

There is no better time than now to realise your ambitions and work in the aviation industry. Aviation is buzzing, and every aspect of the industry is growing. 
It is a global industry and has excellent opportunities in every sector. B...

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 tags :  Becoming a pilot - commercial pilot - flight simulator - pilot exhibition - Pilot careers - 
 Joy of Flying with Captain Sapna Sharma  255 

This is my first interview with a female pilot. In a two minutes conversation,  I was just fascinated by this amazing lady and by her selfelessness, her passion and joy for flying. 

My name is Captain...

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 tags :  Air India - Female Pilot - pilots - how to become a pilot - Female captain pilot - 
 The runway to your dream of becoming a commercial pilot! Part 2  254 

So you got your PPL.
Congratulations!!!! what next?
Where do you go from...

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 tags :  pilot - commercial pilot - pilot training - pilot work - pilot training - pilot exam - pilot studies - 
 The runway to your dream of becoming a commercial pilot! Part 1  504 

Many of us dream to be pilots flying from one destination to the other for a living. It is a dream for a lot of young people who are still in the dilemma of what to pursue for a career. Despite the challenges and hurdles one will face through this...

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 tags :  Commercial Pilot - How to become a pilot - becoming a pilot - commercial pilot license - commercial pilot as a career - commercial pilot jobs - commercial pilot training - 
 Living your dream, fulfilling your ambition  629 

It was an inspiring moment for Eury Caldwell and I to be invited by the Black Pilots of America to take part in the General Meeting in Atlanta in January.
We were privileged to be with pilots whose aim are:
•    P...

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 tags :  Fun of flying - becoming a pilot - flying for fun - Love of flying - 
 How I became a pilot  682 

When I was a young child I started dreaming about flying. Of course at that time, it was difficult not to, as my mother worked for an airline and I often travelled with her.

As I grew up that dream stayed with me.

When I was in...

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 tags :  How to become a pilot - flying lessons - pilots - 
 Aerobility : Become a flyer  3239 

What is the purpose of Aerobility?
Our purpose at Aerobility is to facilitating flying access to disabled people.
This involves building confidence and self-esteem- living outside the box. We voice events to educate, to remove barrie...

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 tags :  Disabled pilot - aerobility - I want to fly - pilot with disabilities - flying with disabilities - Pilots with Physical Disability - 
 Battle of Britain  1026 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   

The Battle of Britain was big celebration, a display of Tiger Moth, Harvard and of course Spitfire.

I had the privilege to meet the proud owner of the Spitfire and asked him a couple of questions.&...

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 tags :  Battle of Britain - Spitfire - Tiger Moth - vintage cars - air show - 
 Monday Question time  729 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   

Had an interesting chat with my son this morning and the conversation went something like that:
-I had a great day today.
-Good, what happened? I asked
-Well, I flew all day and now I am sipping coconut juice while watching th...

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 tags :  pilot conversation - pilot talk - coconut juice - sunset - great day flying - love flying - 
 Fight or Flight  979 
    by : Varnia Fisher   

Ricky leaned towards the bathroom mirror and stroked the shadow on his chin.  Should he shave today or not?  Perhaps he shouldn’t treat today any differently from the others.  It might help his nerves.   He studied h...

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 tags :  want to be a pilot - fly or fight - going to be a pilot - how to become a pilot - studies to become a pilot - pilot studies - I want to fly planes - airplanes - 
 Interview with Nathaniel Peat  809 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   

Why did you want to become a pilot?
For as long as I can remenber I was always fascinated by airplanes. I dreamed one day of being able to fly them. The fundamental purpose of me wanting to fly was to fulfill a dream. When ...

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 tags :  I want to be a pilot - Nathaniel Peat - commercial pilot - pilot school - how to become a pilot - Nathaniel Peat interview - talking to Nethaniel Peat - pilot licence - commercial pilot licence - 
 Interview  812 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   

Black Boy Can't Fly?

 Listen to Marcelle and the story behind Black Boy Can't...

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 tags :  Interview - Marcelle Roujade - Become a pilot - Commercial Pilot - 
 Shiri Achu Artist  1021 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   
 The rhythm of life

How does it feel to be creative in differing cultures ?
It feels wonderful. It is extremely thrilling for me to be able to express my love for culture. Particularly the African cultures of : Baforchu, the Maasai and the Yor...

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 tags :  Shiri Achu - African art - Shiri Achu London - 
 Talk with a black female pilot  971 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   
 Female pilot

1. Tell me a bit about your family ?
My name is IC, I was born in London. My mother is from Grenada and my father Nigerian. I have four sisters, of which I am the second youngest. I am living in Shepherds B...

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 tags :  first black female pilot - black pilot - mentor as black pilot - experience as black pilot - female black pilot - joy of flying  - role model for black pilot - 
 Portsmouth: A day out of the ordinary  716 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   
 HMS Warrior

It’s hard to know what to expect when visiting Portsmouth. There was so much to see.

HMS Warrior is Britain’s first iron-hulled armoured...

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 tags :  Portsmouth - HMS Warrior - Spinnaker Tower - Portsmouth Harbour - Gunwharf Quays - 
 A visit to Voyages of Discovery  930 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   
 Voyages of Discovery

Visiting  Voyages of Discovery in Portsmouth made a wonderful day. Step on board and discover a stylish ship. Voyager is a small ship with accommodation for 540. It has a lot to offer...

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 tags :  Voyages of Discovery - 
 Cockpit Conversation  829 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   
 Great conversation between a pilot and Tower before landing.
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 The Orient Express to Canterbury  783 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   

We traveled on the carriages of the Brighton Belle through the English country side on a fine spring...

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 tags :  The Orient express - Canterbury Orient Express - Brighton Belle - 
 How to save money  785 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   [February 28, 2014]
 Saving money

How do you save money ?

This question has been asked many times. There are many ways to do so. At the present time of economic recession it is very important to live within your means.

Tip 1. Write down how much ...

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 Lake Como  1641 
    by : CallMeMishka   [February 18, 2014]

Arriving in Milan at sunrise, we waited at the airport and watched the sunrise over a beautiful city. After managing to communicate in broken Italian to find the coach to take us to the inner city, we began our journey.

Pulling up t...

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 A journey part two  901 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   

Lax to Tokyo 11h35, journey where time is lost and impossible to capture, we left LAX on Sunday and arrived at Narita Japan the next day however we did not see...

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 tags :  Los Angeles - Tokyo - Narita - 
 A journey part one  802 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   

For many of us it is common to dream of exotic places without leaving our comfort. I love everything people hate about traveling. I love the early morning start, or if you prefer the sleepless night, the last check, passport, tickets, money, child...

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 tags :  Heathrow  - Airport - London - New-York - 
 A bit of an artist  753 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   
 by Mital Patel

One said you are an artist
So you are a free spirit.
With no limit to your inspiration
Use the sky as a canvas
And the colours of nature as paint.
Let your wondering mind
And your agile hands

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 tags :  Local artist - canvas - inspiration as an artist - colours of nature - 
 My passion  854 
    by : Marcelle Roujade   

Some people are bird watching, some go train spotting. From my glazed window I watch airplanes. I am fascinated by those big machines. From an early age, I used to go the airport and watch them landing and taking off. I love the atmosphere at an a...

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 tags :  A380 planes - Singapore Airlines - 
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