New IFR Pilots Share Their Training Experiences

Last month, a handful of Horizon pilots added an instrument rating to their pilot credentials. Commonly the next after Private Pilot Certificate, the instrument rating allows pilots to fly in weather and clouds that a non-IFR rated pilot has to avoid. We interviewed...
The 2020 Holiday Buying Guide for Aviators

The 2020 Holiday Buying Guide for Aviators

2020 is almost over (phew) which means it may be time to start holiday shopping for the pilot in your life. We’ve compiled our top 5 aviation gifts that will help end their year on a high note. 1) Flight bag: every pilot has a flight bag that is both a useful tool in...
Brandon is a Pilot!

Brandon is a Pilot!

Brandon flew his first solo this past…..wait….he passed his private pilot checkride? Didn’t he JUST solo last month!?!?!? And he already completed his Private Pilot?!? Should we just schedule his instrument and commercial checkrides now? Good job, Brandon. Way to...
Erik is a Pilot!

Erik is a Pilot!

As a small business owner, Erik gets to make his own hours. Like most entrepreneurs that usually means that he works ALL the hours. His free time is pretty limited but he works hard to make time for his flight training. That effort paid off last week when he became a...
Dieter Solos!

Dieter Solos!

Dieter started his flight training as a 16 year-old obsessed with flying and determined to solo before his 17th birthday. With several weeks to spare before his birthday, he flew his first solo this past Sunday! His determination and perseverance will be valuable...