Collegiate Aviation Programs
Article | Jul 14, 2014
The FAA has approved Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's airline transport pilot certification training program, or CTP.
Article | Jul 09, 2014
Bowling Green State University has partnered with North Star Aviation to handle student flight training.
Article | Jun 17, 2014
Many pilots fly entire careers without having to manage a life-threatening emergency. Shawn Kinmartin, 21, is not one of them.
Article | May 21, 2014
The SIUC Flying Salukis won the 2014 national collegiate flying championship competition.
Article | Mar 11, 2014
Mississippi’s Delta State University touts low costs, small classes, and strong flight training.
Article | Jan 17, 2014
Forget about flying in the clouds. Many new future pilots won’t ever leave the ground.
Article | Jan 16, 2014
Twenty-one Michigan high school students have completed a class on general aviation, and some have entered flight training.
Article | Aug 28, 2013
Metropolitan State University of Denver students get free AOPA membership.
Advocacy | Mar 07, 2013
A pair of bills supported by AOPA that set the stage for creating state-funded collegiate aviation programs in Hawaii won unanimous committee approvals in February, and are now vectored toward final votes by the Hawaii State Legislature.
Article | Nov 27, 2012
A pilot certificate, second class medical, and mission-specific training could soon put commercial aircraft pilots into orbit, or near-orbit.
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Article | Jun 22, 2012
What if you had just graduated from college and someone hired you to fly a small trainer airplane around the country? Dream job? Nine flight instructors will do exactly that for Cessna Aircraft Co. Their new adventure was reported in The Wichita Eagle.