Charles Taylor

Charles E. Taylor…Who is he?

Posted on May 23rd, 2012 by

Born on May 24, 1868, Charles E. Taylor grew into a career as a machinist. In the 1890s he settled in Ohio with his wife who had friends there. In 1901 two brothers who owned a bicycle shop in Dayton,... Continue Reading →

PAMA teams with JSfirm for job postings

Posted on March 22nd, 2012 by

The Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA) and JSfirm.com have launched a new job section, PAMA Job Postings, on the PAMA website. Continue Reading →

Why do you join a national organization?

Posted on March 21st, 2012 by

All the way back to Charles Taylor, aircraft mechanics have worked on aircraft for low pay and little recognition, if any. Our satisfaction comes from working on complicated machines that are fast and sleek. Most of all they fly! We... Continue Reading →

Making progress at PAMA

Posted on February 29th, 2012 by

Our third edition of the PAMA Newsletter in General Aviation News reminds me of how fast our life goes by nowadays. When getting an A&P I never thought that writing articles for magazines and websites would be part of my... Continue Reading →

Southwest Regional PAMA Olympics set

Posted on February 28th, 2012 by

The 2012 Fourth Annual Southwest Regional PAMA Olympics is scheduled for March 31 in Fort Worth at Tarrant County College’s Northwest Campus starting at 8 a.m. All of the 147 schools in the Southwest Region have been invited. Continue Reading →

$11.35 million: What will it cost you?

Posted on February 7th, 2012 by

Dec. 18, 2011: One of the largest air crash disaster verdicts was handed down by a Philadelphia jury, which awarded $11.35 million in compensatory damages to Dr. Robert Marisco Jr. and his fiancee Heather Moran, both of Akron, Ohio, in... Continue Reading →

PAMA Newsletter debuts

Posted on January 15th, 2012 by

First of all I want to thank General Aviation News for offering the Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA) the opportunity to publish articles that will be of interest to mechanics, as well as some pilots. PAMA is an association for... Continue Reading →