aking your first solo flight may be the most satisfying and confidence-building experience of your lifetime. Pilots will likely learn more about themselves while training than they will at any other times in their lives. They are trained to make on-the-spot decisions and judge challenging situations, sometimes without any warning.
A flight crew member with many years of experience says:
Who would want to do this kind of work? Someone who wants to travel. Because the travel benefits cannot be beat. There is free travel to anywhere you want to go.