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Dreams Soar Founder, Shaesta Waiz Shares Her Round-the-World Journey

WOI Founder, Sarah Keates, interviews Shaesta Waiz, Founder of Dreams Soar, a US founded a non-profit organisation that encourages and supports women and girls to enter aviation and STEM careers. In 2017, Dream Soar launched a round-the-world solo flight, piloted by the youngest woman…

Career Changes at Any Age

Your essential guide to embracing change in your professional and personal life How Rosie the Riveter inspired Sarah the Pivoter Does this image inspire any strong feelings in you? If the answer is ‘yes’, then you are not alone. This…

Building a Stronger Community for Women in Business Aviation

How is COVID-19 affecting women in aviation? The aviation industry is currently facing a global crisis that has seen major commercial airlines struggle financially and make significant redundancies in staffing. Business aviation has benefitted (in part) from the global pandemic…

No Such Thing as Flying Too High: A Malaysian Story

When you are only 21 years old, and you already have your achievements published by a Malaysian mainstream media group and an online news portal, that’s a big deal.  On top of that, your Australian alma mater also proudly shouts…

Third letter from Vietnam

The Covid-19 epidemic is still complicated all over the world. Luckily my country, Vietnam has well controlled the epidemic. The most difficult time was when Vietnam had to implement the social distance to prevent the spread of Covid-19. This is…

A new letter from Vietnam

In responding to the unique challenges of Covid-19, my company, DHT Aviation, applied its model and did what we always strive to do: make your flight perfect. Firstly, to provide the best possible safety for our handler, our clients and…

Journey of a Flight Dispatcher

This is a journey of a 24-Year-old Flight Dispatcher from Air Alsie, Anita Liew who started off her career in the aviation sector at the age 21 years old and had since not been able to see herself in any…

A letter from Vietnam

Hello, my name is Mai Thi Ha. I come from Vietnam. I have worked for DHT Aviation Inc., a company providing the full package aviation services, for more than 04 years. And I actually love to work in the aviation…

Careers have no genders

Every living species has a job to do- the bees make honey, monkeys protect their family by performing guard roles, and the lioness provides for the pack! Then why has the human society created a mind set that claims gender…

Whatever happened to Amelia Earhart?

We have heard so much about Amelia Earhart, but what really happened to her? Her plane and her remains were never found leading to different theories and speculations behind her disappearance.  A brief on her and her background: According to…