All Aviation All The Time

All Aviation All The Time
Gleim Student Is Plane Chaser, Aircraft Appraiser, Museum Owner, Author, Pilot, Producer As a kid, Gordon Page said he immersed himself in aviation history by avidly reading stories about iconic planes. In Chapter 1 of his book, Chasing Planes, he writes that as a sixth grader, “I could identify anything with wings,” and “as long as I could remember I have always had to look up to see what wa...

Gleim Tours Aviation High School – a Global Leader In Aircraft Maintenance Technician Training

Gleim Tours Aviation High School – a Global Leader In Aircraft Maintenance Technician Training
Queens, New York – Attitude Is Everything. These three words are stenciled on the overhead beams of the entrance hallway at Aviation High School (AHS) in Long Island City, Queens, New York are a vintage greeting to more than 2,000 aviation-minded students a day. A banner spanning the hallway that leads to a hangar where more than a dozen planes serve as hands-on training tools reads: “Welcome to t...

Initial Data Supports Study Using Gleim X-Plane Flight Training Course, Virtual Cockpit

Initial Data Supports Study Using Gleim X-Plane Flight Training Course, Virtual Cockpit
Human performance scientist and pilot-in-training Dr. Ronald Storm's theories are proving to be true. “It's pretty easy to tell which three landings were done with my CFI and which were done solo,” he said about the results of data he collected throughout his flight training experience both in the Gleim Virtual Cockpit simulator and in the air. “My heart rate (HR) was 20 to 30 beats higher...
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Gleim Aviation 2018 Editions Now Available

Gleim Aviation 2018 Editions Now Available
Gleim Aviation is proud to announce the release of the 2018 Knowledge Test Prep editions for Sport Pilot, Private Pilot, Instrument Pilot, Flight and Ground Instructor, and Fundamentals of Instructing. These new FAA Knowledge Test Prep books are now available. Customers using the Gleim Online Ground School or FAA Test Prep Online have already received their updates. These updates follow the releas...
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Hudson High Aviation Program Continues to Lift Off

Hudson High Aviation Program Continues to Lift Off
Gleim Aviation is highlighting outstanding aviators, CFIs, teachers and students who have used Gleim Aviation products and the Gleim Knowledge Transfer System to pass FAA knowledge and practical tests. Pasco County Aviation Technology Teacher Steve Franks stores his Civil Air Patrol (CAP) uniform in his office at Hudson High School. “I still got all of my uniforms from the United States Coast...
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American Airlines Sponsors 50 First Lessons Giveaway with Gleim Partner School Global Aviation Center

American Airlines Sponsors 50 First Lessons Giveaway with Gleim Partner School Global Aviation Center
Global Aviation Center Director of Operations and Marketing Brian Miller and a panel of aviation experts have narrowed down the list of First Flight Lesson recipients to 50 using two criteria: zero experience and a passion for flying. The flight school based at Republic Airport in Farmingdale, New York, was recently awarded a sponsorship by American Airlines that will allow 50 aspiring aviator...
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Scientist Uses Gleim X-Plane Course to Study Flight Simulation Impact on Pilot Training

Scientist Uses Gleim X-Plane Course to Study Flight Simulation Impact on Pilot Training
Human Performance Scientist and pilot-in-training Dr. Ronald Storm barely remembers the first time he took off in a plane during a flying lesson six months ago. But he vividly remembers sitting in a cockpit with his father more than 40 years ago when he was just 4 years old. “My first memories are of airplanes,” said Storm, 45. “My dad flew DC-3s and I remember sitting in the cockpit. We have a Po...
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Gleim Aviation Publishes Remote Pilot FAA Knowledge Test Prep Book

Gleim Aviation Publishes Remote Pilot FAA Knowledge Test Prep Book
GAINESVILLE, FL. – Less than a year after Gleim Aviation launched the Remote Pilot FAA Test Prep Online course for pilots of unmanned aircraft, a book complementing the online course is off the presses. Gleim Aviation Marketing Specialist and Flight Instructor, Paul Duty said the Remote Pilot FAA Knowledge Test Prep book has been requested by many people who have used Gleim's Remote Pilot FAA T...
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New Flight Instructor Refresher Course (FIRC)

New Flight Instructor Refresher Course (FIRC)
Every 24 calendar months, CFIs must renew their flight instructor certificate. Just as CFIs have to renew their certificate, Gleim must also renew our FAA authorization of your FIRC every 24 months. On June 5, 2017, the FAA approved the latest revisions to the Gleim FIRC. Gleim was proud to have created the first ever online FIRC and we continue to update the course with new material for instru...
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Irvin N. Gleim Receives Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award

Irvin N. Gleim Receives Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award
LAKELAND, FL. – A curious University of Illinois accounting student took his Triumph Bonneville for a ride south of campus one day and noticed that he was traveling faster than several small aircraft flying overhead. Curiosity led the young Irvin N. Gleim to follow the planes to the local Willard Airport where he discovered the University of Illinois aviation program and that, as a student, he ...
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