Airshows Uncovered: How to be an Airshow Pilot S01E02

The second episode in a two-part mini-series, Airshows Uncovered: How to be an Airshow Pilot talks in detail with Paul Freeland, one of the newest pilots on the British airshow circuit. Making his display debut in 2019, Paul talks to TIF’s Adam Landau two years on about how a prospective display pilot is mentored and evaluated, and how he secured bookings in his very first season.

Time Topic
00:01 Why become a display pilot?
00:04 How to pass a Display Authorisation checkflight
00:08 Pilot-evaluator mentorship
00:10 Getting a foothold on the circuit
00:13 Who else can be an airshow pilot – and how?

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