General Yeager was asked: Q: What’s most important quality pilot should possess?
There are so many. Here are some:
A: Intellectual curiosity regarding every aspect of flying.
B. Calm under pressure.
C. If in trouble, concentrate on FIXING the problem, (not being afraid).
D. Know your systems so you can fix the problem.
E. Think ahead so you are ready for next steps
F. Think what can go wrong & fix it before it goes wrong