Category Archives: Trust

Aviation Induced Divorce Syndrome – Don’t Let It Happen To You

  I am the wife of a pilot. I know what it is like to spend Christmas and other holidays without the one I love. I have experienced the challenges of managing a household and caring for children for weeks … Continue reading

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Why Business Aviation is in Trouble and What You Can Do to Help

Business Aviation is in trouble. Pilots and maintainers are voicing concerns about colleagues who refuse to follow Standard Operating Procedures and Best Practices. They are frustrated by owners, managers, and C suite executives who care little about safety initiatives and … Continue reading

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PINC: 3 Reasons Why Aviation May Have Created Its Own Monster

Procedural Intentional Non-Compliance (PINC) came to the forefront of concern with the Bedford Gulfstream Accident. The NTSB Report Summary stated ” A review of data from the airplane’s quick access recorder revealed that the pilots had neglected to perform complete flight … Continue reading

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“That’s my baby!” – How One Maintainer Improves Communication and Keeps His Passion for Aviation Alive

  Every once in awhile we come across someone who utters a phrase that just won’t stop rolling around in our heads. Bob Rorison, technical adviser for TrainingPort, was describing the role of the maintainer to us during the NBAA … Continue reading

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The One Fear Which Haunts Aviation

It’s time to be frank. Aviation is fearful. “But aviation is safer than ever. The accident rate is at an all time low. The chances of death in an airplane are far less than riding in a car,” you say. … Continue reading

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Share the Love in Your Flight Department: 3 Ways to Show Appreciation at Work

When was the last time someone noticed your effort and said “thanks”? When was the last time you stopped to appreciate others? If you’re like most of us, feeling appreciated is not usually something that happens at work. So here … Continue reading

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One Amazing Tool Your Flight Department Can Start Using to Build Trust and Encourage Teamwork

Who wouldn’t like to increase the trust level in their flight department? It’s key to a safe and professional work environment. But that’s not all it takes. Look at some of the other benefits this tool has to offer your … Continue reading

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The Story of Sally the Training Manager

Here is the long awaited sequel to The Story of Jimmy the Pilot. Box Checking has met its match!

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How Some Flight Departments Build Trust

There are lots of creative ways to build trust. Here’s one idea that pilots are finding successful. As always, we are glad to discuss it with you further.  

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Who Can You Trust in Business Aviation?

Trust is sorely lacking in our society. Every day we hear of a government leader or sports figure who has betrayed us. Trust is on the decline in the field of aviation as well. “falsified training records” “had prior certificate … Continue reading

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