Feb 17

JetBlue Foundation awards generous aviation grant to UVU

Recently JetBlue awarded UVU a $25,000 grant to provide underserved groups access to aviation training. Read more about the grant here, in the words of one of our students, Aaron Lenkersdorfer. JetBlue hosted 13 representatives from UVU in New York City, where UVU was honored in the awards ceremony and presented with a check for …

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Feb 17

Cheyenne Regional Airport/Wyoming DOT/Aeronautics Division seeks one-year intern

The Cheyenne Regional Airport and WY Department of Transportation/Aeronautics Division are accepting applications for a one year joint internship. The successful applicant will spend six months with each agency. This position requires a variety of tasks including: administration/ finance support; special projects; marketing and public events; operations functions including airfield inspections, NOTAMs, snow removal activities …

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Feb 17

Nantucket Memorial Airport hiring full-time seasonal help in Airport Operations, FBO Customer Service and Maintenance

The Nantucket Memorial Airport is seeking responsible individuals for full-time seasonal employment. Available positions include the following: *Airport Operations *FBO Customer Service *Maintenance Dept Applicants must be 18 years or older, possess a valid driver’s license and be able to communicate effectively on a two-way radio. The FBO position requires basic computer skills. Applicants must …

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Feb 03

Scholarship opportunity available through RAA

Regional Airline Association (RAA) is offering RAA scholarships to select students interested in working in the airline industry. Scholarship applications must be submitted through the university, so must be turned in to Dianna Bunker (Dianna.Bunker@nulluvu.edu) by February 27, 2015. Faculty will then review and submit two applications to the RAA. Scholarship Requirements: Applicants must meet …

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Feb 02

Internship available in Delta’s Network Planning department in Atlanta

One of our graduates in the Network Planning department at Delta Airlines ATL HQ is looking for an intern this summer. Jordan was an intern two years ago and the position turned full-time shortly after. Completion of Dr. Ryan Leick’s AVSC 3060 Airline Management class is preferred, but Dr. Leick is willing to train anyone …

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Dec 17

Ameriflight invites Women in Aviation members to meet with them in Dallas 2015

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Ameriflight will be attending the upcoming 2015 International Women in Aviation Conference in Dallas and looks forward to speaking with anyone with an interest in employment opportunities at Ameriflight. We understand that as one of the most recognizable female-pilot organizations in the world, WAI takes their piloting skills very seriously. As the largest regional air …

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Dec 12

Assistant Chief Flight Instructor position available at UVU

UVU announces an open position for Assistant Chief Flight Instructor. Application deadline: 12/18/2014 This is a great opportunity to use your skills, knowledge and experience to help continue the growth here at UVU. To apply or to see more details about the job please visit www.uvu.jobs/postings/11638. Contact Matthew Blad at bladma@nulluvu.edu or 801-863-7808.

Dec 01

RC Model Aircraft Club hosts UVU Professor Dan Perry

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The RC Aircraft Club recently met with Professor Dan Perry (Engineering Graphics and Design Technology), who discussed the use of a Computer-Aided Design (CAD) program for designing and building model aircraft. One of the members, Tyler Dimond, showed his Diamond aircraft (in Plane Maker) and was assisted by Mr. Perry regarding importing and utilization of …

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Nov 20

Alpha Eta Rho participates in FOD walk

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Alpha Eta Pho walked the ramp at the Provo Airport recently looking for debris. The purpose of an FOD – Foreign Object Debris – is to look for debris that might cause damage to jet engines or propellers. It was a fun night! We hid pennies that represented prizes that the finders could redeem after. …

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Nov 18

UVU School of Aviation Sciences offers new Advanced Aerodynamics course Spring 2015

Advanced Aerodynamics will be taught live at the Airport campus Spring 2015. This state-of-the-art course is offered Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 am to 9:45 am. Study aerodynamics in greater depth and become a leader in the industry. Register for Advanced Aerodynamics, AVSC 3530 CRN 24880. Instructor: Professor Darrell Green.