Hagerstown

Hagerstown August 2019 Graduation

PIA would like to congratulate the graduates of the Hagerstown August 2019 graduating class.  The graduates completed their Aviation Maintenance Technology program and were celebrated in a ceremony held on August 16th.  Grant Armstrong was named Valedictorian of the class, and Tyler Harbold was named Salutatorian.  In addition, Grant...

HCC STEMM Visit to PIA

Students participating in the Hagerstown Community College STEMM Day camp were able to visit PIA Hagerstown on Tuesday, June 25th.  The 35 students participating in the camp were able to tour PIA's facilities and sit in the Cessna Mini 500 aircraft utilized by students for their training.The HCC STEMM...

Aviation Career Day at Harrisburg International Airport

An article on AviationPros website highlights PIA’s recent participation in an event to raise awareness about the growing demand for aviation technicians.PIA Hagerstown was able to participate in the first-ever Aviation Career Day held at the Harrisburg International Airport.  A collaboration between the airport, PIA, and Piedmont Airlines brought...

Maryland State Police Aviation Command Visit

Fourth semester students at PIA Hagerstown were able to participate in a tour of the Maryland State Police Aviation Command Hangar in Frederick, Maryland.  The tour, facilitated by PIA Alumni Paul Speelman, allowed the students to learn about the equipment and operations at the facilities.  Students were able to...

Hagerstown Campus May Open House

PIA Hagerstown would like to thank all those who participated in their Open House Event on Saturday, May 18th.  The event introduced guests to the in demand field of aviation maintenance, and the 16-month program offered at the Hagerstown Campus.  Mike Myers of Piedmont Airlines was able to speak...

Endeavor Air to Visit PIA Hagerstown

Endeavor Air will be visiting PIA Hagerstown on Monday, March 25th, at 11AM to continue introducing students at PIA to the Endeavor Air Aviation Maintenance Pathway (AMP) program.The AMP program is designed to help prepare A&P students for a successful career in aviation maintenance.  Participants will be able to...

Republic Airlines to Visit PIA Hagerstown

Republic Airlines will be visiting PIA Hagerstown Friday, March 15th, from 11AM until 11:30AM, for interested 3rd and 4th semester students and alumni interested in learning more about the organization.Erica Wheeler, Cedric Ruffin, and Aaron Spear, Talent Acquisition Team for Republic Airlines, will discuss the available opportunities for A&P...

Scholarship Winner: Sheldon Wilmot

Congratulations to Sheldon Wilmot, of PIA Hagerstown, for his recent scholarship award from the Northrop Rice Foundation.  Wilmot received one of five 2019 Avionics Book Sets by Avotek LLC.  A total of 19 students applied to receive the award.Mr. Wilmot's dedication to his education and passion for aviation helped...

Scholarship Winner: Grant Armstrong

PIA would like to congratulate Grant Armstrong of PIA Hagerstown for his receipt of the 2019 United Airlines Aviation Maintenance Training Scholarship.  The scholarship award is able to be used towards tuition, books, and other school-related expenses.  Armstrong was one of 54 to students to apply to the scholarship,...