Top Pilot Instagram AccountsJudging Criteria

  • Instagram account is run by a Pilot only and no reposts
  • Mostly aviation based photos
  • Quality photography



I have no idea how he gets such awesome photos all the time! So good that he even started his own photography website

BIO: Alaska based seaplane and helicopter bush pilot.


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This pilot inspired me to go buy a drone. His mavic pro photos of the crazy Papuan airstrips get me keen to see them for myself. I personally use the dji spark with the skeleton cover and chuck it in my headset bag to get pictures of the runways. (affiliate links)

BIO: Papua, Indonesia based C208 pilot for Dimonim air

FREQUENCY: Once a month

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I only fairly recently discovered Daniel’s account. He seems to have taken over from when @indopilot left Indonesia.

BIO: Missionary mountain bush pilot in Papua, Indonesia. (Just something about the beauty of the Papuan mountains that I like)


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What a would list of Instagram accounts on a bush pilot site be without a Savage Cub account.

BIO: Flying around the Alps and Europe in his own Cub

FREQUENCY: Every 3 weeks


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This chopper R22 and R44 pilot became massive on Instagram because of her pretty face. Her photos are just as good though.

BIO: US based helicopter pilot that flies all around the world

FREQUENCY: Every 4 days

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