Hagerstown

Hagerstown Aviation Museum Finds a Home

Aviation was the theme of a field trip to PIA's Hagerstown Campus by a group from Frederick High School, 18 students and six staff members from the Frederick, MD school heard an Admissions presentation and toured PIA to learn about the path to becoming an Aircraft Maintenance Technician. The next...

PIA Hagerstown Campus Holds Another Successful Career Fair

The hangar of the PIA's campus in Hagerstown, MD was transformed into Job Central on Wednesday, March 2. The Career Fair drew employers from 22 companies across the U.S., including 2 non-aviation employers seeking the transferable skills of PIA graduates. 38 interviews with upcoming graduates were conducted, leading to 28...

Piedmont Gifts for Future Employees

Jessica Weney of Piedmont Airlines visited the Hagerstown and Myrtle Beach students to deliver gifts to students participating in the Piedmont Tuition Payment Program at PIA.  The pullovers feature the logo of their future employer, who is contributing significant funding to the students as they pursue their certifications.  Thank you...

Stratus Fall 2021

PIA’s 2021 Stratus is now available! Click the link below to read more about PIA alumni and aviation news. Stratus Fall 2021 PDF Articles Include: The Next Gen Piedmont Tuition Program Conquering Adversity Flight Plan to Leadership Campus Community: Allegheny County Airport Employer Roundtable Campus Community: Myrtle Beach International Airport 40 Years of Aviation Inspiration A Family with a Purpose Campus Community: Youngstown-Warren...

Piedmont Technician Tuition Program Announced at PIA Hagerstown and Myrtle Beach

As the aviation industry continues to address the challenges of an impending mechanic’s shortage, companies have begun developing ways to recruit students earlier in their programs.  While many partnerships boast offers extended 6-months to a year before graduation, regional airline and PIA partner Piedmont Airlines has taken it one step...

PIA Hagerstown Gives Back With Toys-for-Tots

PIA Hagerstown collected and donated a Santa's Sack worth of toys to the Hagerstown Marine Corps Toys-for-Tots foundation. Students, faculty, and staff came together to support their community by donating new, unwrapped toys to benefit local children in Washington County, Maryland.  Roughly 40 toys were donated to support those in need. ...

HGR Airtech Visit

PIA Hagerstown students were invited to participate in a tour of new facilities that opened at the Hagerstown Regional Airport.  Airtech Heavy Maintenance, LLC, a Cincinnati-based FAA 145 repair station, opened its 60,000 square foot facilities in August of 2021. The students on the tour all applied for positions within the...