Aug 27

UVU Aviation media team releases flight program promo

Be sure to watch this one full screen! UVU School of Aviation Sciences’ media team has been working hard on numerous projects all summer. They just released their latest flight promo video, starring UVU flight student and employee Doug Johnson. Doug has his private pilot and both single and multi-engine with instrument ratings and will …

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Aug 25

Mandatory orientation Tuesday for new flight students

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Attention new flight students! Please take note of the following schedule for the mandatory New Flight Student Orientation tomorrow – Tuesday, August 26. New Flight Student Orientation Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Classroom C, Hangar B Private Pilots *7-7:45am Flight Department *7:45-8am Advisors *8-8:15am Financial Aid *8:15-8:45am Safety Instrument *10-10:45am Flight Department *10:45-11am Advisors *11-11:15am Financial …

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Aug 22

Aviation Administration student orientation scheduled for Wednesday, August 27

Aviation Administration Student Orientation Wednesday, August 27, 2014 3:00-5:00 pm Classroom C, Provo Airport Campus 1185 Mike Jense Parkway, Provo, UT All Aviation Administration majors and students with an interest in Aviation Administration are encouraged to attend the Fall Student Orientation Wednesday, August 27th at 3:00pm in Classroom C on the Provo Airport Campus. Randy …

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Aug 21

Get some answers to your most pressing FAQs on R-ATP

We recently announced that UVU School of Aviation Sciences students may now benefit from the R-ATP (Restricted Airline Transport Pilot) ruling, which allows airlines to hire pilots with fewer hours of flight time. Here are the answers to FAQs about the ruling FAR 61.159 and FAR 61.160. What is the benefit of earning the R-ATP? …

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Aug 01

Update 4 from Oshkosh: It was a little wet

The view from the seaplane base Last post direct from Oshkosh via special correspondent Doug Johnson: Day #4 is the day of thunderstorms! Three separate thunderstorms rolled through! Much to my surprise, just as I returned to the airfield after a brief trip to the hotel, a white F-16 went screaming over my head! When …

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Jul 31

Update 3 from Oshkosh

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Here’s the latest from special correspondent Doug Johnson at Oshkosh: Day #3 was just as packed as any day at Oshkosh. After another successful shift of recruiting, Scylar Gale and I went to check out the EAA Museum. It was packed with dozens of bizarre and interesting and famous aircraft! Anything from air racers to …

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Jul 30

Update 2 from Oshkosh

This just in from special correspondent Doug Johnson at Oshkosh: So day number #2 was just as overwhelming as day #1! I got to the airfield about 3 hours before my shift at the booth. What did I do with that time? Funny you should ask. I geeked out hard over all the static displays …

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Jul 29

NBAA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS Due This Week

NBAA Charities is offering four scholarships – with applications due this Thursday, July 31 – to undergraduate students studying business aviation. The Alan H. Conklin Business Aviation Management Scholarship awards $5,000 to a student enrolled in an aviation management program at a University Aviation Association-member school. The Lawrence Ginocchio Aviation Scholarship awards $4,500 to students …

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Jul 29

NBAA Seeks Candidates for FALL INTERN POSITION

The National Business Aviation Association currently has an opportunity for undergraduate students for a paid, 10-week fall internship. Candidates should be enthusiastic about aviation, detail-oriented and prepared to put customer service first. The intern will work predominantly with NBAA’s Conventions & Membership division, but will support all divisions across the Association. The internship, which can …

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Jul 29

UVU aviation student creates safe driving video

UVU School of Aviation Sciences student Colby Cook is one of the top ten finalists in Bridgestone’s Teens Drive Smart video contest, competing for a scholarship to help with his flight training and education at UVU. Cook’s message about avoiding distractions and driving safely is personal to him, after being hit in an automobile accident …

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