Jul 09

See video of UVU’s COA authorized first flight

As reported previously, after months of preparation UVU recently carried out its first COA authorized flight of its Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS). Check out the video here: Read more about the flight here.

Jun 12

Keep up on the latest internship opportunities on UVU’s Hot Internships page

UVU’s Internship Services wants to help you find the latest and best internships available. Check out the latest here: https://www.uvu.edu/internships/findinternships/hotinternships.html

Jun 12

Scholarship opportunities available from the Ninety-Nines

The Ninety-Nines has a robust aviation scholarship program for women pilots and student pilots. In 2014 the 99s and the 99s Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship Fund (AEMSF) awarded 57 scholarships, including 33 Fly Now Scholarships, 17 AEMSF Advanced Training Scholarships, 3 Academic Scholarships, 1 Vicki Cruse Emergency Training Maneuver Scholarship, 1 Women Soar Scholarship, 1 …

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Jun 11

UVU School of Aviation Sciences celebrates landmark UAS flight under COA

On Tuesday, 9 June 2015, the culmination of over 16 months of preparation resulted in a landmark Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) flight by Utah Valley University’s Aviation Sciences program. Tom Sturtevant, Interim Dean of the College of Aviation and Public Services (CAPS) and Ground Control Station operator for Tuesday’s flight, stated “This flight may not …

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Jun 03

Delta Line/Flight Operations Internship available

Applications are now being accepted for the Line Operations (Flight Operations) Internship for the Fall 2015 semester. The department is seeking qualified, motivated individuals who are looking for an exceptional opportunity within the industry. Specifically, this internship is most advantageous for students pursuing a professional pilot career. Ideal applicants are students who may fulfill several …

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Apr 22

Airport management internships available in Colorado Springs, apply by May 1

The Colorado Springs Airport is accepting applications for two part-time student interns for 2015-2016. Application deadline: May 1 Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado Hourly rate: $15.00 Details: This program offers 1500 paid internship hours at the Colorado Springs Airport. Interns are assigned to work under the supervision of the Airport Aviation Director’s Office. They are assigned …

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Apr 20

Thanks JetBlue for your support of UVU’s women in aviation!

Here’s a big, heartfelt thank you to JetBlue for sending three UVU Aviation students and one flight instructor to this year’s International Women in Aviation Conference. As you can tell, the experience had tremendous impact. Thanks JetBlue!

Apr 16

CRJ simulator classes return for Fall 2015

We’re pleased to announce UVU School of Aviation Sciences will be again be offering two CRJ Simulator courses during Fall 2015. AVSC 475R: CRJ Ops and Procedures – 1 credit *Limit of 8 students allowed* Students will run checklists and fly the simulator AVSC 475R: CRJ Flight – 1 credit *Limit of 8 students allowed* …

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Mar 30

UVU hosts Utah middle school students for Utah STEM Fest

Over 10,000 Utah middle school students recently visited UVU’s campus to learn more about STEM at this year’s Utah STEM Fest. The three-day fair was held at the UCCU Events Center March 25-27 and featured 60 exhibits. The purpose of the fair is to give kids hands-on experience and explore career possibilities in STEM. As …

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Mar 27

Utah Business Aviation Association offers scholarship, apply by April 15

The Utah Business Aviation Association (UBAA) offers a scholarship to help offset the costs associated with obtaining an aviation degree. This scholarship is open to a junior or senior enrolled in an aviation program here in Utah. Application Deadline: April 15, 2015 UBAA Scholarship Applicant Requirements: – Applicant must complete and submit the UBAA Aviation …

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