MESA, Arizona — Aviation Performance Solutions (APS) has launched its scholarship program for 2017.
PORTLAND, Oregon — Hillsboro Aero Academy (HAA) and Horizon Air have signed an agreement to establish a pilot development program, which will provide a tuition stipend to students pursuing an aviation career.
This program is designed to help recruit new flight students and provide existing students with an opportunity to fly as a first officer/pilot with Horizon Air following the completion of the program. [Read more…]
Flight students from Purdue and Ohio State will be the first pilots to train with the ICARUS device, which uses “Smart Glass” technology to electronically switch the user’s lens between opaque and clear.
This allows instructors to prepare students for the challenge of flight in instrument flying conditions in a way previously unavailable, according to company officials. [Read more…]
Cascade Warbirds, an organization that promotes the restoration, preservation, operation and public display of historically significant military aircraft, is offering scholarships for Private Pilot Ground School with introductory flights to inspire today’s young people to become the aviation pioneers of tomorrow. [Read more…]
Cascade Warbirds, a not-for-profit organization involved in the restoration and display of historically significant military aircraft based in the Pacific Northwest, is now accepting applications for its 2017 Aviation Scholarship program.
Teaming with Galvin Flight Services on Boeing Field in Seattle, these scholarships, awarded to area youth aged 16 to 21 years, include tuition for the Private Pilot Ground School course, all book and supplies, plus two instructional flights.
More details and the application can be found online.
After an almost three year process, the Jacksonville University (JU) School of Aviation has received authorization from the FAA for graduates to be eligible for the Restricted Air Transport Pilot Certificate (R-ATP) with 1,000 hours of flight time versus the traditional requirement of 1,500 hours.
The certificate allows a pilot to serve as a co-pilot until he or she obtains the necessary 1,500 hours for the Air Transport Pilot certificate. [Read more…]