Founder of Pilots Who Ask Why πŸ”­ β€’ HEMS Pilot πŸ§‘πŸ½β€πŸš€ β€’ Flight Instructor πŸ‘¨πŸ½β€πŸŽ“ β€’ Aerospace Engineer πŸš€

If you’re a pilot, engineer, air traffic controller, or an aviation enthusiast, and you want to upgrade your aviation knowledge: Welcome to Pilots Who Ask Why! You came to the right place!

My name is Jop, I have an Aerospace Engineering degree, and have been flying helicopters for about 10 years.

My passion is to tackle hard aviation topics and share high quality explanations that are easy to digest and understand.

This is why I founded Pilots Who Ask Why!

I publish fresh and relevant articles regularly, while also flying the AW169 in the UK as a HEMS Commander.

I cover topics like Human Factors, Flight Safety, Aircraft Systems, Procedures, Accident Analysis, industry news, and my own personal journey as a helicopter pilot.

Please feel free to get in touch via LinkedIn or email: jopdingemans@icloud.com.

My Flight Experience:

β€’ Unfrozen ATPL(H) + IR
β€’ 1500+ Total Hours
β€’ 500+ AW169 MP Hours
β€’ 500+ Instructor Hours
β€’ 100+ NVG Hours

Due to confidentiality, I can not post about my job as a HEMS pilot in the UK. All views, perspectives and explanations on Pilots Who Ask Why are my own, and do not represent the views of my employer.

Any information provided here does not replace your company OPS Manual or local regulations, please consult these carefully when using information provided here.

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