Embry-Riddle Worldwide to offer UAS workshop in Seattle, Syracuse in June

Posted on May 15th, 2014 by

Professionals looking to gain a better understanding of the emerging unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) industry can take advantage of a two-day course being offered in Seattle June 5 to 6 and Syracuse June 26 to 27 by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University–Worldwide. Continue Reading →

Northrop Grumman teams with UND to offer UAS pilot training

Posted on May 14th, 2014 by

Northrop Grumman and the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks have signed a cooperative agreement to offer unmanned aircraft system (UAS) pilot training using SandShark, a remotely-piloted aircraft (RPA) trainer. Continue Reading →

Embry-Riddle to offer master’s degree in unmanned systems

Posted on May 13th, 2014 by

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide will offer a Master of Science in Unmanned Systems starting this summer. Continue Reading →

K-State Salina and Yingling Aviation cut the ribbon on a new flight simulator

Posted on May 13th, 2014 by

Kansas State University Salina aviation students now have a new piece of technology to train on thanks to a generous donation from a Wichita aviation company. Continue Reading →

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Training now available for Twin Commander mechanics

Posted on May 12th, 2014 by

Twin Commander-specific training for maintenance technicians now is available in a factory-authorized course. Continue Reading →

Embry-Riddle adds Arrow trainers to fleet

Posted on May 9th, 2014 by

VERO BEACH, Fla. — Piper Aircraft will begin delivering the first of five new Piper Arrow pilot training aircraft to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach, Fla. campus. Continue Reading →

UND orders additional Piper trainers

Posted on May 6th, 2014 by

Piper Aircraft has taken orders for three twin-engine piston-powered Training Class Piper Seminole aircraft from the UND Aerospace Foundation, which provides training and aircraft for the University of North Dakota’s John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences. Continue Reading →

Four new board members elected at Embry-Riddle

Posted on May 5th, 2014 by

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Board of Trustees has elected four new members: Dr. Charles D. Duva, president and CEO of DuvaSawko; C. Jeffrey Knittel, president of CIT Transportation Finance; David B. O’Maley, chairman emeritus and retired president and CEO of Ohio... Continue Reading →

Two students earn EAA/Daher-Socata scholarships

Posted on May 2nd, 2014 by

EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wis. — Grace Huseth of Tucker, Ga., and Michael Keck of Oshkosh, Wis., have been named recipients of this year’s EAA/DAHER-SOCATA International Scholarships. Continue Reading →

NIAR to host ground vibration testing class

Posted on May 2nd, 2014 by

Wichita State University’s National Institute for Aviation Research is working with LMS to offer a ground vibration testing class June 17-20 at the National Center for Aviation Training. Continue Reading →