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Nov 18, 2015

Based on recent hiring trends, the future for professional pilots is looking up. An aviation career fair and conference in Orlando, Florida, outlines how professional pilots can make their next move while students learn how to start an aviation career of their own.

EPIC Aircraft Image
Nov 17, 2015

McKinney, Texas - When representatives from LeTourneau University, Collin College and the McKinney Independent School District gathered at McKinney National Airport on Monday to formalize a unique three-way partnership, their signatures ushered in a new era of opportunity for MISD aviation students.

McKinney ISD, LeTourneau University, Collin College sign partnership
Nov 9, 2015

Four young people who are working toward goals in aviation have been named the 2015 scholarship recipients of the AOPA AV8RS Scholarship Program.

AV8RS
Nov 3, 2015

During a week this past summer, a group of underwater explorers embarked on a mission to preserve part of America's heritage. According to team member and NASA engineer Erik Denson, it was a "mission of a lifetime." On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, Americans will pause to honor those who have served in the nation's military services. Denson and a small team of underwater divers are helping maintain the history of the Tuskegee Airmen.

Tuskegee Airmen
Oct 22, 2015

$600,000 in WAI Scholarships available for 2016. The deadline to apply for one or more of 98 scholarships offered by Women in Aviation, International is just around the corner.

Women in Aviation International Scholarships
Oct 19, 2015

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and FAA Administrator Michael Huerta today announced the creation of a task force to develop recommendations for a registration process for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).

Oct 16, 2015

Fort Worth's municipal airport is expanding with new hangars and a renovated terminal and administration building as it turns 90 years old this year.

Meacham Airport Expansion
Sep 1, 2015

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Some students in the Fort Worth Independent School district are truly being encouraged to soar like eagles. Last week, the district broke ground on a new aviation hangar and classroom.

Fort Worth ISD New Aviation Center
Sep 1, 2015

With tens of thousands of kids and young adults back in school and college, no doubt many will sit in class and day dream of yet another summers fun gone by.

Graduate of Weaherford High School
Aug 22, 2015

In 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt designated August 19 as National Aviation Day in honor of Orville Wright’s birthday. This year, NASA encouraged the public to share how they celebrated National Aviation Day on social media using the hashtags #NationalAviationDay and #SpreadYourWings.

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