What is the best gift for a pilot? This can be tough to answer. What do you get for the pilot that has everything? Airplane models, flight manuals, or a new headset? There are many options to choose from when it comes to gifts for pilots. There are some great gift ideas out there that will make a memorable impression on them this year. Whether you’re shopping for your spouse, friend, or family member who happens to be a pilot. Whether it’s an anniversary, Christmas or birthday, we hope this list helps!
Here’s a list of our favorite gifts for pilots:
Cute Plane Letters Tee
Slip into this lightweight tee to make any flight safe and sound. Whether you’re in a 12-passenger prop plane or a jumbo jet, no turbulence will mess up your day when you’re wearing this classic and lightweight fit t-shirt. Available in different sizes including small, medium, large, xl, 2xl, and 3xl. From Dark Heather and Cranberry to more stylish Kelly Green, Asphalt, and Heather Blue, these brightly colored shirts are as comfortable as they are fashionable. Dressed up with jeans or dressed down – it doesn’t matter because this shirt will go perfectly either way.
DESIGN 4 PILOTS Small kneeboard
Since the invention of the airplane, there has been a need for something to replace the previous paper charts pilots were forced to use. DESIGN 4 PILOTS have perfected an elegant, durable solution that is functional and accessible – DESIGN 4 PILOTS Small kneeboard. This product won’t get in the way of your controls while you’re soaring through the clouds. It was created particularly for individuals looking for something elegant, easy to use, and made from eco-friendly leather materials.
3dRose Eat Sleep Fly Mug
The 3dRose Eat Sleep Fly Mug brings together your love of travel, coffee, and breakfast in one package. Enjoy a cup of joe while gazing at the clouds or deep-sea fishes! The perfect out-of-cuteness memento for anyone. This mug will keep your coffee warm all day long. You gotta fly to fit in with this mug that features both airplane wings and a landing wheel print on the surface of the ceramic coffee mug. Great memories, it’s what we do best! So enjoy life as you’re flying high with our adorable 3dRose Eat Sleep Fly Mug.
The Wine Savant Whiskey Decanter Airplane Set and Glasses
The Wine Savant whiskey decanter airplane set and glasses includes a luxurious decanter that is classic, sleek, and has the appearance of an old antique plane. It can be used for carrying liquor, vodka, wine and more so your drinks are no longer limited to just one type of alcoholic beverage. The accompanying glassware is also durable in order to stand up to any journey across the globe on its own or atop this beautiful decanter. The Borosilicate glass (a non-lead leaded borosilicate) features flared sides which allows for easier drinking through each handy straw when sat atop the freestanding base. Unlike plastic straws that are not safe for either children or adults.
Men’s Fun Pilot/Aviation Crew Socks
The perfect socks for the fun-loving pilot or aviation crew. Whether you’re wearing a uniform, jeans and a tee, khakis and polo shirt–or even just your PJs at home, these socks from Skyward will make you smile.
The Made in America Men’s Fun Pilot/Aviation Crew Socks are 70% cotton with 25% polyester (fast drying)and 5% spandex. Machine washable without shrinking or bunching, these knee high design Men’s Fun Pilot/Aviation Crew Socks measure 10-13 which is designed to fit shoes sizes 6-12.5 which means they’ll never shrink out of shape again as long as you don’t put them in the dryer.
Kate Aspen Let the Adventure Begin Airplane Bottle Opener
Open the world to adventure! If you know someone who is always jet setting around from country to country, be sure to get them this amazing airplane bottle opener. The perfect gift for that special pilot traveler in your life, it has an antique bronze finish and a fabric gift tag on the back with “Let the Adventure Begin”. This bottle opener measures 3.56″ H x 3.18″ W – easily fits alongside favorite air travel books of theirs or inside their handbag for easy use during flights!
Design 4 Pilots Brand Pilot Bag
Designed for pilots who want to be organized and comfortable while flying, this bag is lightweight and has everything you could want in a great flight bag. It has two easy-access outside pockets that offer quick access to important items like maps and even your GPS or radio. The padded straps make the weight of your pack more comfortable on your shoulder whether it’s full or just with some paperwork. The fully padded main pocket is perfect for all your charts, gloves, hats, logbooks, whatever you need behind the seat as long as you can fit it in! And forget about anything slipping out: included are multiple compartments so things stay where they belong when standing up or sitting down!
PILOT MR Animal Collection Fountain Pen
The PILOT MR Animal Collection Fountain Pen is one of our most refined, beautifully designed pens. The stainless accents on the brass barrel add just the right amount of shine to make it stand out, while the elegant gift box will make this statement piece a favorite for generations to come. By choosing either Fine or Medium nibs and using the included Pilot Con-70 converter–or even the IC-100 ink cartridges so your pen never needs more than a refill, you have everything you need for an exceptional writing experience at home or in school.
Airplane Paper Clips
It’s no secret how much pilots love their jobs. Airplane Paper Clips are perfect gifts for pilots. This pack comes with 80 paper clips that include adorable little planes. This craft paper clip set is perfect for school, office, home and more. Colorful airplane shapes in a tin can will get any kid excited to organize their papers. Give this whimsical gift to your favorite pilot and watch the smile spread across their face with each bit of excitement they read on this product’s packaging!
Born to Fly Hoodie
Stay grounded with this hoodie because it’s durable and dependable. Fuel up for your next adventure and deck yourself in a Born to Fly Hoodie. This shirt weighs only 8.5 oz. It is also classic fit, cotton-poly blend material and features a graphic of the rugged dependable bush plane. With its earthy black and dark heather colors, you’re sure to stand out from the crowd while wearing this comfy hoodie at your local airport or when you’re hanging with friends who share your love of aviation or if you happen to be sitting at home reading an aviation magazine.
Look At You Becoming A Pilot And Shit: Funny Journal & notebook
The Look At You Becoming A Pilot And Shit notebook/journal is a hilarious and useful gift for any aspiring pilot. Whether you’re giving this as an inside joke or as a humorous thank-you note, your lucky recipient will be able to track their progress (or lack thereof) in becoming a pilot. With 120 pages that measure 6×9 inches and have high quality matte paper sheets, this journal will make writing difficult! It’s time to start dreaming big and actually get off your ass because if telling stories about what it was like “back when” won’t do the trick then maybe something more tangible like this handy new aviation themed journal will help keep those lofty ambitions alive instead of just out of reach.
Elechobby Fly Safe Keychain
Of course you fly safe – an accident is the LAST thing you want to happen. We get it! That’s why we’re so stoked to introduce our new Elechobby Fly Safe Keychain. Made out of 304 stainless steel, this keychain weighs around 12 grams with etched “Fly safe” words and airplane charm stamped on its surface in a beautiful heart shape reflection that offers protection for your valuables and peace of mind for wherever you go! Getting robbed while overseas, or having your purse snatched while running errands? No worries! It doesn’t let keys jingle when closed, so if anything happens, simply ring your shutters open. And don’t forget that mirror-polished and safely rounded corners (definitely some serious love)!
YKLWORLD 3D Plane Lights LED Airplane Night Light Illusion Table Lamp
Well, this 3D optical illusion table lamp will bring him and the whole family into cheer. This unique desk lamp emits bright LED lights from its wings just like an airplane on a runway. The magic begins as soon as you switch it ON. Your children will be awe-struck by these self moving 3D lights which make them seem ‘fly’ across your table-top or even in your fingertips! Available in many colors each with different flashing modes, there is no wrong choice with this YKLWORLD fairy light plane night light! This airplane nightlight is not only magically stylish but also functions well at home & office duty.
GODINGER SILVER ART Airplane
Ever feel like you’re running out of space? Sick of the clutter and trying to clean up without help? Spare yourself the burden and get these dreamy airplane desk ornaments! They’ll give your zone an instant upgrade while being a low-key conversation starter for any aviation fanatic. GODINGER SILVER ART Airplane is made of brass nickel plate, ensuring that it will never tarnish. It makes a great stocking stuffer and a sentimental gift for aviation fans alike. A part of the aviator tavern collection, this silver cross-shaped airplane was handcrafted with top notch detail in order to make any desk or office more beautiful!
Pilot Explorer Fountain Pen
The Pilot Explorer is the first of its kind, combining innovation and precision-engineered technology with sophisticated design to create a superior writing experience. The stylish touch gives you a more natural writing sensation that feels great on paper. The Pilot Explorer Fountain Pen has a medium nib, with just enough flex so as to not get frustrated by any bumps along the way. It also features a gray barrel and is available in 1-packs or 2-packs of these beauties. Available in Black and Gray Ink. Discover fountain pen wonderment today!
Wooden Shadow Box for Pilots
The perfect gift for pilots and aviation enthusiasts! Hang it on the wall or show off your collections at home in this beautiful wooden 6x6x2″ wood shadow box. The top is wrapped with a delicate satin ribbon to add that special touch. This high-quality MDF urn offers plenty of storage space for all your important memories from life as a pilot, air traffic controller, soldier, scientist, engineer…or even businessman! Whether you want to store cherished moments of years gone by or give somebody an emotional expression of gratitude when they retire – these are just some possible fulfilling uses for this piece.
Vetelli Hanging Leather Toiletry Bag
When you’re on the road and have a need for your toiletries, trust Vetelli. With four pockets to keep everything organized, this leather product will be sure to please while traveling. Designed with water resistant materials that are easy to clean in case of any spills and leaks, the responsibility is yours to enjoy it guilt-free! When you arrive at your destination safely after all those hours on planes and trains, jot all your memories down with the little notepad provided-now doesn’t that sound like a plan?
SUNGAIT Ultra Lightweight Rectangular Polarized Sunglasses
PLAY in the light while you beat it back with the SHADES of your LIFE!
Sungait’s Ultra Lightweight Rectangular Polarized Sunglasses are a classic pair of shades that makes owning sunglasses EASY. Made from durable polycarbonate, these UV400-protected sunnies will be the LAST set you’ll ever want to buy and won’t weigh you down with their feather-light metal frame. Put on these 100% polarized lenses so you can go get THAT job, make money DO some GOOD as they say…just like Stan Lee would have wanted!
MAOFAED Pilot Prayer Wallet Card
Give your praise and thanks to God everyday with this precious pilot prayer wallet card. Stainless steel with a durable design, the MAOFAED Pilot Prayer Wallet Card has an elegant piece of scripture on it that will always remind you that God is pleased as long as you are flying safely. Keep in your wallet for quick reference or gift someone you know who loves aviation.
20. Rotary13B1 Flight Crew Keychains
The Rotary13B1 Flight Crew Keychains will be perfect for when we cross over into airspace, your Captain says with a gleam in his eye and thumbs up from the co-pilot. Bright red with white embroidered letters, these five pieces of an inch x five inches (2.5cm x 12.5cm) necessities are clear reasons why pilots have so much decked out bling around them at all times! 100% Embroidered so no one can question its authenticity, this is a gift you can’t go wrong giving!