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Myrtle Beach Places 2nd in Olympus Event

Congratulations to Team Myrtle Beach on their win at the Aerospace Maintenance Competition.  Student Tom Schellhorn, a 1st semester student, earned a score of 201 in the Olympus Ultrasonic Thickness Testing event.  The 2nd fastest time in the event category earned the team an Olympus Ultrasonic Thickness Gage, used […]

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AMC 2019: Day 2

It’s difficult to describe the vastness that is the MRO Americas. Like an aviation theme park, companies from across the world join together to demonstrate the latest products, make business deals, and continue to expand this ever growing industry. One thing is clear as you enter the area as […]

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AMC 2019 Team Pittsburgh: Day 1

Check out Team Pittsburgh during the first day of the AMC!  Thank you to Piedmont Airlines, Allegheny County Airport Authority, Fagan Sanitary Supply, and Aircraft Technical Book Company for your support.  Follow all the AMC teams on Facebook, and watch the live stream of the events online!

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AMC 2019 Team Myrtle Beach: Day 1

Check out Team Myrtle Beach during the first day of the AMC!  Thank you to Piedmont Airlines, Dunhill Staffing, PMH, South Atlantic Bank, SC Works, Silvestri Janitorial, Charlie Stuart State Farm, Aircraft Technical Book Company, Standard Aero, and Myrtle Air Services for your support.  Follow all the AMC teams […]

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AMC 2019 Team Youngstown: Day 1

Check out Team Youngstown during the first day of the AMC!  Thank you to Piedmont Airlines, Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services, PSA Airlines, Constant Aviation, IAMAW Lodge 1976 Union, Aircraft Technical Book Company, and Youngstown Oxygen and Welding Supply for your support.  Follow all the AMC teams on Facebook, […]

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AMC 2019 Team Hagerstown: Day 1

Check out Team Hagerstown during the first day of the AMC!  Thank you to Piedmont Airlines, Labers Office Furniture Exchange, Avotek, and Aircraft Technical Book Company for your support.  Follow all the AMC teams on Facebook, and watch the live stream of the events online!
 

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Pittsburgh March 2019 Graduation

PIA Pittsburgh would like to congratulate the March 2019 graduating class.  The ceremony, held Friday, March 29th, celebrated the 26 graduates as they completed their Associate Degree programs. Gage Smolko was named Valedictorian of the class, and Paul Giulian was named Salutatorian.  In addition, Paul Giulian, Declan McGuire, Gage […]

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AMC 2019: Day 1

The first day of the Aerospace Maintenance Competition is complete!  Teams from all four campuses have been testing their skills against one another to achieve the fastest time in each event.
Gary Dyer, a 2nd semester student from PIA Youngstown, sponsored by Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services, weighed in on […]

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AMC 2019: Welcome to Atlanta!

After traveling a total of 2,431 miles combined, the four teams from PIA have arrived in Atlanta, GA for the Aerospace Maintenance Competition!  The 20 students will begin the competition tomorrow morning at 9AM to test their skills against their fellow student, professional, and military aviation technicians.
Thanks to the […]

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Team Pennsylvania Visit

Abby Smith, Director of Education & Workforce Development with Team Pennsylvania, visited PIA on March 20th to learn more about the educational opportunities at “Pennsylvania’s Hidden Gem.”
An article featured in Team Pennsylvania’s newsletter discussed the continued need for aviation technicians, and how that demand has led to industry partnerships […]

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