The Consortium for Public Education visited the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics with students from Southmoreland and Belle Vernon High Schools. The group is a part of the Consortium for Public Education’s mission to assist area high school students to prepare for successful futures by visiting post secondary institutions to […]Read more...
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 […]Read 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]Read more...
Patrick Buono, Airframe & Powerplant instructor from the Pittsburgh Campus, shared images of his first sky dive this weekend with Skydive Pennsylvania, located in Grove City, PA. He jumping from 13,000 feet from a Beach Craft King Air.
Mr. Buono has restored and owned 4 aircraft: a 1941 Taylorcraft, a 1946 […]
VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE TEAM ON INSTAGRAM OR TWITTER BY USING THEIR UNIQUE HASHTAG
1 Vote = #VoteWrightBurghers + #RedBullFlugtag
This award is a very special award given on event day to the team with the most social media hashtags!
Voting begins August 4th 12AM
Votes are ONLY counted on Instagram and Twitter (NOT […]
PIA would like to thank Jeff Garrison- Facility Manager, Dave Lynch- Production Manager and Gary Swarow- Test Manager from Progeny Systems for visiting our Pittsburgh campus and speaking to our Aviation Electronics students about their company and career opportunities last week!
Progeny Systems is located in Charleroi, PA and they […]
Jim Zack, Electronics Instructor in the AET program, has announced his retirement. Mr. Zack has been an instructor at PIA for the past 20 years. Thank you Mr. Zack for your years of service to students at PIA.
James R. Zack – Electronics Instructor, 20 years, United States Air force Veteran
PIA would like to thank maintenance recruiters, James Posey and Keith Broyles from ExpressJet for visiting the Pittsburgh campus last week to speak to our students. During their visit they interviewed 3 of our June graduates.
Expressjet is currently hiring A&P mechanics in various locations across the US including Knoxville, […]