Clouds, lightning and thunder – what are the dangers?
Clouds, lightning and thunder – what are the dangers? Clouds are an integral part of the environment, and it is important to understand them, and
SimpliFly basics Fear of flying – you are not alone Flight is a very safe means of transportation. The rate of casualties in-flight accidents is
2017: Best Year in Aviation Safety
2017: Best Year in Aviation Safety According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA) organization publication regarding aviation safety, 2017 was the safest year ever, in the
Resuming flights after the Covid closure
Resuming flights after the Covid closure Airlines are starting to rise from the dirt, and like an ancient phoenix shaking the dust off their wings
Flying in the presence of Corona
Flying in the presence of Corona Many ask me about the dangers of flying from the point of view of the danger of contracting the
Where does the air for breathing come from?
Where does the air for breathing come from? A participant in my fearless flight program said that one of the reasons for her anxiety about
Are there pockets in the air?
Are there pockets in the air? In professional parlance, an air pockets phenomenon is called turbulence or vortices.What happens to the plane and passengers when
How come aircraft are not colliding with each other in the air?
How come aircraft are not colliding with each other in the air? Safe aircraft traffic is the ultimate goal!On normal days, tens of thousands of
Ladies and Gentlemen, this is Your Autopilot Speaking
Ladies and Gentlemen, this is Your Autopilot Speaking By Carmel Beham-Brecht | First Officer, Republic Airways, | Based in Newark, USA. Have you ever heard someone
COVID and air travel: what you need to know
COVID and air travel: what you need to know Since late 2019, the aviation industry has been coping with unprecedented demands imposed by the covid-19
How often do pilots interact with air traffic control?
How often do pilots interact with air traffic control? This article educates you on the interaction between pilots and air traffic control (ATC) and, in
Sweet dreams in the sky. How pilots rest and recover
Sweet dreams in the sky. How pilots rest and recover By Carmel Beham-Brecht After a long-haul flight that leaves seemingly everyone exhausted, many passengers wonder
Views from the cockpit: a pilot (and passionate photographer)
Views from the cockpit: a pilot (and passionate photographer) Captain Udi Gazit: Pilot, photographer, writer, and hiker. I was born to fly. (Yes, it’s just
9 quick tips for stress-free flying
9 quick tips for stress-free flying By Alon Pereg No matter what you celebrate, the annual winter holidays are both a remarkably wonderful and stressful
Where should I sit on a plane
Where should I sit on a plane By Kristi DePaul Window, middle, or aisle seat? At the front by the bulkhead, near the center of the plane, or back
Flying over water
Flying over water By Faith Kibor What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of flying over a body of water?I
Chat with a pilot
Chat with a pilot By: Alon Pereg SimpliFly’s secret sauce gets even better Many people who feel afraid of flying often feel alone. They feel
Flying over the Pacific Ocean
Flying over the Pacific Ocean By: Alon Pereg Many turn to us before a long overwater flight and ask about the dangers involved. In the
Taking aviation customer support to the next level
Taking aviation customer support to the next level By: Faith Kibor This is a remarkably challenging era for airlines everywhere. In the past two years
A plane crashes. How can I fly after this happened?
A plane crashes. How can i fly after this happened? By Alon pereg After every aviation accident or tragic event, SimpliFly’s team is flooded with questions
Meet your support pilots
Meet your support pilots By Kristi DePaul You may be wondering how it’s possible to fly without fear. Imagine that you’re boarding a flight on