Joy Steams Towards a PPL and the US Navy.

Joy Steams Towards a PPL and the US Navy.

Attending one of the United States service academies requires confidence. It requires discipline. It also demands commitment not only to one’s studies and schooling but also to the country. Horizon Aviation student pilot Joy Teixeira has all of that. In just a few...
Fly, Jito! Fly

Fly, Jito! Fly

Jito has a goal. In his words, he wants to be a “forever flight student at Horizon Aviation.” So do we. Any Horizon Aviation Norwood customer probably recognizes Jito. He is there most days with either a parent or a caregiver. He knows every instructor by a nickname;...
Inflection Points: Air Shows

Inflection Points: Air Shows

Inflection Points is a series where we examine our paths to the cockpit and what inspired us to pursue flying. If you have a story about what motivated you, please send us an email (info@horizonaviation.com) or contact us on Facebook. I don’t how know the passions of...
Winterizing Your Flight Bag

Winterizing Your Flight Bag

When you close your eyes and imagine your perfect flight, chances are you don’t picture yourself wearing a giant winter jacket trying to stay warm in the cockpit. While most of day dream about summer flying, the winter months can be just as rewarding especially if you...
What You Can Do As A Private Pilot

What You Can Do As A Private Pilot

We speak with aspiring pilots every day about their aviation goals and dreams. While not every future pilot dreams of being a professional pilot flying airliners across the oceans, just about everybody has a goal in mind whether it is traveling, flying with friends...

The Pure Joy of a First Flight

Emmiline’s school challenged each student to learn a new skill. Some of her peers are learning pottery, others are making a surfboard. Emmiline’s new skill aims a little higher. She is learning how to fly an airplane. Passing by a local airport almost daily has...