Pittsburgh Campus Spring Career Fair

Pittsburgh, PA: PIA students opted for their interview attire on Wednesday, March 14th, meeting with organizations to discuss current and future opportunities in aviation and non-aviation related industries.  Fifty companies were in attendance to meet with over 200 students and alumni at the 2018 Spring Career Fair.   Students from […]


Embraer Visits Ahead of Career Fair

Representatives from Embraer spoke with students in Pittsburgh on March 13th, getting a jump start on meetings ahead of the Career Fair tomorrow.
Darrel Stein, Chris King, and Jon Kerr presented to over 50 students regarding Embraer and the opportunities they had available in Tennessee and Florida.  In Nashville, Tennessee, […]


Electrical Instructor Position

PIA seeks a full-time Electrical Instructor to teach basic and intermediate level electricity courses at its main campus located at the Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin, PA.
Responsibilities and Duties
Full time faculty members conduct classroom presentations; guide students in the laboratory for hands-on instruction and practice; manage laboratory equipment […]


Delta Global Services Visit

Delta Global Services visited PIA’s Pittsburgh campus Friday, February 16th in search of candidates for available cargo warehouse positions available in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The positions, both part-time and full-time, include Delta flight benefits.  In addition to warehouse positions, locations in Atlanta, New York, Chicago, California, and Detroit are also […]


Allegheny Intermediate Unit Visit

On February 14th, 2018, the Allegheny Intermediate Unit (AIU) toured PIA’s Pittsburgh Campus.  The agency provides support for instructional coaches who are able to help support teachers and students with their knowledge.  With college and career readiness in mind, the AIU toured PIA to gain a better understanding of […]


AET Student Featured in ‘the almanac’

Giovanni Orsini, an AET student at PIA, was recently featured as one part of the musical duo Fortune Teller in the South Hills community news source, The Almanac.  The piece, written by Harry Funk, discussed Orsini and bandmate J.J. Young’s musical endeavors.  The two have worked on a number of projects […]

PIA Pittsburgh Campus Graduation-January 2018

Pittsburgh Graduation – Class of January 2018

On January 3rd, the Pittsburgh campus honored 18 graduates of the Aviation Maintenance Technology program.  Dustin Colella and Adam Zelina were named as the classes Valedictorian and Salutatorian, respectively. In addition, Colella, Zelina, and Zachary Mills were inducted into the Alpha Beta Kappa National Honor Society, recognizing their academic […]


Consortium for Public Education Visit

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 […]


Pittsburgh Campus Graduate Class

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 […]