Brady Olsen is one of Global Air Charters‘ first officers. Brady enjoys playing with his dog, visiting Montana and spending time with his family. Read on to learn more about Brady Olsen.
Where did you grow up?
I grew up in a small town in Minnesota called Blue Earth.
What education and certifications do you hold?
I completed my Bachelor of Science in aviation-professional flight in the winter of 2021. I have also attained my commercial single and multi-engine certifications and two type ratings: Citation Mustang and Gulfstream G-IV.
What makes GAC stand apart from other private charters?
GAC is committed to doing whatever is possible for the customer.
What is your favorite thing about working for GAC?
The family feeling. Everyone I have worked with is a great person and wonderful to be around while away from home.
What is your favorite plane to fly?
The Gulfstream G-IV.
What do you enjoy most about your position?
Every day is a new adventure. There are rarely ever flights that are the same.
What is your favorite occasion to celebrate while flying?
My favorite occasion to fly would be birthdays.
What motivates you to do the best on the job?
Professionalism and safety motivate me to be my best. We are taught to do nothing less than our best in the interest of safety.
In your opinion, what makes a good pilot?
A good pilot is constantly learning and wants to achieve a higher level of safety and knowledge every day.
What was your most memorable moment with Global Air Charters?
The time I was able to travel with my parents and show them my work.
What do you like to do when you aren’t flying?
I enjoy spending time with family and my new Goldendoodle puppy.
What is your favorite travel destination?
So far, my favorites have been Montana and Colorado.
We’re glad to have you on the team, Brady Olsen!