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Youngstown Campus Security Event Update – 05/26/2022

On Wednesday May 25th, a student at the PIA Youngstown campus made statements to classmates which caused them concern. These concerns were relayed promptly to the Campus Director. The Campus Director engaged local law enforcement without delay. After further investigation, the student was detained by police. Contrary to some media reports, the student did not possess or display a firearm on...

School Closing – Youngstown Campus 05/26/2022

Classes will be cancelled for the PIA Youngstown Campus on Thursday, May 26th. A potential security concern was communicated to PIA and an investigation is underway involving law enforcement. We appreciate your patience so we can ensure a safe campus environment for everyone. Classes are scheduled to resume Friday, May...

PIA/Piedmont Airlines Host Tour at Salisbury Regional Airport

SALISBURY, MD – On April 20, Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA) - Hagerstown joined forces with Piedmont Airlines to host students and staff from Somerset County Technical High School (SCTHS) in Westover, MD. Piedmont Airlines is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the American Airlines Group (AAG). The tour gave participants a...

PIA “Takes Flight” in Atlanta with Endeavor Air

Seven PIA Career Services and Admissions staff, along with two students, flew from four campuses to attend the Endeavor Air Taking Flight 2022 AMP/STEP event in Atlanta on March 30 – 31. They were joined by participants from five other aviation maintenance schools. The itinerary included an afternoon social event as...