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Pittsburgh Campus Graduate Class

Last Tuesday, these 10 Aviation Maintenance Technicians completed their AST Degree program and are preparing for the next phase of their journey. This class is a perfect example of the diverse directions PIA graduates can go after graduating. Of the 10 graduates, 2 have decided to continue their education, 1 […]

Ribbon Cutting at PIA Youngstown Campus

Last Wednesday’s expansion celebration in Youngstown was a great success! The ceremony opened up with Campus Director Joe DeRamo expressing his appreciation to the local community, government and Western Reserve Port Authority for all the support received to make the expansion happen.

President and CEO, Suzanne Markle, began by recognizing […]

Flying History Visits Youngstown Campus

A B-17, “Flying Fortess” bomber known as “Aluminum Overcast” landed at the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport over the weekend. Visiting the restored bomber, students from the Youngstown campus toured the aircraft and volunteered their time to care for the plane. One student worked so hard, he was given a free flight.

AMES: “We want more!”

PIA would like to thank Eric Salyers and Emmett Bell from AMES (Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services) for coming to the Hagerstown Campus on Thursday followed by the Pittsburgh campus today to present to our upcoming graduates.

“PIA is our go to,” said Saylers. “We’ve had great success with PIA […]

Charitable Retiree Pays It Forward

Mr. Mike Heilman, a retired A&P from Martinsburg, WV, visited the Hagertown campus this morning and donated some ‘no longer needed’ tools. Mike’s aviation career started when he served in the Air Force from 1961 to 1965 as an airframe mechanic. After leaving the service Mike obtained his A&P […]

General Atomics
General Atomics
General Atomics

General Atomics Seeking PIA Technicians

William Foster, Airframe and Powerplant Manager for General Atomics, presented to upcoming graduates at the Pittsburgh Campus today. They are currently seeking to fill nearly 100 aviation technician positions within the next 12 months. But like many other aviation companies, General Atomics is not looking to hire just anybody.

“We desire the […]

U.S. Steel Seeking PIA Technicians

Jennifer Bellucci and her coworker Allie Anzelone presented information on U.S. Steel today to the upcoming graduates of the Pittsburgh Campus.  They are in need of a significant number of Maintenance Technicians and Electrical Technicians for their Mon Valley Works facilities right here in Pittsburgh.  While the working conditions […]