Anything that annoys you is teaching you patience. Anyone who abandons you is teaching you how to stand on your own two feet. Anything that angers you is teaching you forgiveness and compassion. Anything that has power over you is teaching you how to take your power back. Anything you hate is teaching you unconditional love. Anything you fear is teaching you courage to overcome your fear. Anything out of your control is teaching you how to let go.
Life is a lesson. Passing the exam is up to us.
Take to this Monday with the lessons above. Do your homework no matter how long it takes. Passing the test will be one of the greatest achievements you will ever accomplish.
Cet article est un hommage et de mémoire des passagers à bord Air France vol 447. Les âmes doivent les ailes d'anges pour nous aider dans la poursuite de rendre le ciel plus sûr .
This article is in memory of those souls which perished on board Air France 447. May their souls grow the wings of angels which will help guide us in pursuit to make the skies safer.
Este artigo está na memória daquelas almas que morreram a bordo 447 da Air France. Que suas almas crescer as asas dos anjos que irá ajudar a guiar-nos em busca de fazer os céus mais seguros.
Looking into the eye's of the passenger profile photos of some of those on board after having read this book, I could never begin to understand what was going through their minds during their final thoughts and moments alive on aboard Air France flight 447.
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As stated on Monday, confidence is the key to not only believing in yourself and enjoying your successes in life, but it is also a way to make your needs known and to effectively communicate. This comes into play with one of the most important aspects of being in a flight deck environment and is a must for any pilot: communicating with ATC. I write this post partially as a skill review and reminder to myself.
Student pilots master this concept in training and is carried throughout one's career, whether recreational or professional, in the plane. My flight instructor initially taught me how to communicate with the tower via the 4 Ws:
WHO are you intending to call to? ATC? Ground? Having the right frequency and people to talk to in order to voice your needs or emergencies is key.
(KNOW) WHOyou are and always state it to ATC. Pilots and controllers are all human and make mistakes - especially when operating fatigued. As taught and stressed to me before, you must always know …