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...

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...