Progeny Systems Visits PIA

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 […]


Upward Bound Visits PIA Myrtle Beach

A big thank you to Thyssene Frederick with Upward Bound and Horry Georgetown Technical College for bringing a group of students in grades 10-12 from Loris HS and Carvers Bay HS to PIA’s Myrtle Beach Campus. These students are participants in the Upward Bound Program, a federal TRIO grant that serves first-generation […]


ExpressJet Visits & Interviews Future Grads

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, […]


Delta Partners with PIA to Help Increase the Number of Quality Aviation Maintenance Technicians

In order to combat the looming skills shortage facing the aviation industry, Delta Air Lines has partnered with the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA) as a way to keep their technical jobs filled. Delta recently inspected a number of AMT training schools nationwide in an effort to find the […]


Hagerstown AMC Team Excited to have Participated

Hagerstown students receive recognition for participating in 2017’s Aerospace Maintenance Competition in Orlando, FL. AMC Officials commented the following in their letter:
“On behalf of the Aerospace Maintenance Council we wish to extend our sincerest gratitude for participating in the Aerospace Maintenance Competition at the Orlando Convention Center held April […]