The seminar is slated for March 23, 2018, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Convention Room C4. [Read more…]
The National Business Aviation Association’s Young Professionals in Business Aviation (NBAA YoPro) is accepting nominations for its first Business Aviation Top 40 Under 40, which will recognize the accomplishments of the industry’s next generation of leaders.
Through June 30, peers and supervisors may nominate individuals online in one of eight categories: [Read more…]
BOCA RATON, Florida — The International Aviation Women’s Association (IAWA) has opened registration for its inaugural general aviation leadership forum, which will be hosted in the Privaira Aviation hangar at the Boca Raton Airport Jan. 25, 2018.
The event will focus on the opportunities for growth in the industry, with an emphasis on attracting, retaining and promoting women in aviation, according to organizers. [Read more…]
Five finalists of the first Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Innovation Challenge will get 10 minutes to sell their new technology to government and industry representatives on Feb. 7, 2018. [Read more…]
The deadline to apply for the 2018 Flying Musicians Association Solo Scholarship Program is Jan. 31, 2018.
The scholarship gives the selected student a flight training scholarship up through the first solo. FMA members also will mentor the student in both aviation and music, according to officials.
Nominations are being accepted from band directors through Jan. 31. Candidates must be juniors or seniors in high school, active in their school bands, and have a passion for music and aviation.
All nominees will receive a free one year FMA student membership, which includes a FMA shirt.
“We are working to gauge general trends in practical test pricing as provided by Designated Pilot Examiners (DPEs),” officials said. “We recognize that pricing varies from state-to-state and region-to-region.”
The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is implementing the first phase of a mentoring program, matching experienced industry veterans with individuals wanting to explore opportunities in business aviation.
The “beta” version of the program matches 20 sets of people who were paired based on the specific interests and goals of both the mentees and the mentors, according to Brian Koester, NBAA’s manager of operations.
“The great thing about the program is it’s designed for everyone,” he added. [Read more…]