Author - Edward Molek

Hagerstown Campus Celebrates Ten Years

For ten years, the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics in Hagerstown, MD, has strived to meet the demands of the aviation industry and the need for skilled technicians.  April 29th, 2011, marked the first classes held in the region to educate future aviation technicians.  Since its opening, the Hagerstown Campus of PIA...

Piedmont Airlines Visits Pittsburgh Campus

Daria Pivirotto, PHR from Piedmont Airlines, visited the Pittsburgh Campus to discuss future employment within the airline. Presenting to 5th, 6th, and 7th quarters, Pivirotto highlighted the organization's opportunities and benefits as they begin to anticipate the increase in air travel. Despite slow-downs in hiring as a result of the...

Toys for Tots Commanders Award

PIA held its first Toys for Tots donation drive during the 2020 holiday season.  Dubbed 'Pack-A-Plane', PIA students, faculty, and staff worked to fill a King Air with new toys for those in need.  This week, PIA was awarded the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Commander's Award to...

PIA Packs-A-Plane for Toys For Tots

PIA students, faculty, and staff donated toys to benefit the Toys for Tots organization.  The event, PIA Pack-A-Plane, challenged donors to fill PIA's King Air with unopened toys to assist those in need this holiday season.  Members of the U.S. Marine Corps visited PIA Pittsburgh today to unpack the...