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Air Safety Institute (ASI) Intern Air Safety Institute (ASI) Intern

Location:Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA), Frederick, Maryland

Paid Summer Internship: May to August   

About ASI

AOPA Air Safety Institute (ASI) is the largest non-government provider of aviation safety education worldwide. The ASI internship is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience in support of its mission to improve general aviation safety through industry-leading research, education, and outreach.

About the Position

Duties may be aligned with intern’s academic or career goals and may include:

  • Assisting with
    • the development, review, and editing of new safety education materials, including online courses, video scripts, live safety seminars, and print publications
    • the revision of existing safety education materials, including in-person Flight Instructor Renewal Course (FIRC)
    • research for controlled studies, analytics, etc.
    • video production
  • Shadowing leadership at industry events/meetings (GAJSC, FAA, NTSB, etc.)


  • Student pilot certificate
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher (scale of 4.0)
  • Familiar with MS Office
  • Eager to learn
  • Ability to research aviation topics
  • Interest in aviation safety and the general aviation industry
  • Courteous and professional
  • Ability to adapt to changing conditions

Application Process

Send a cover letter, resume, transcript (unofficial is acceptable), and a writing sample (e.g., a recent term paper, newspaper article, etc.) to:  [email protected]

Or mail to AOPA, HR Dept, Attention ASI Intern, 421 Aviation Way, Frederick, MD  21701

Application Deadline:  March 30, 2018


AOPA is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace.