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Delta Partners with PIA to Help Increase the Number of Quality Aviation Maintenance Technicians

In order to combat the looming skills shortage facing the aviation industry, Delta Air Lines has partnered with the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA) as a way to keep their technical jobs filled. Delta recently inspected a number of AMT training schools nationwide in an effort to find the...

Hagerstown AMC Team Excited to have Participated

Hagerstown students receive recognition for participating in 2017's Aerospace Maintenance Competition in Orlando, FL. AMC Officials commented the following in their letter: "On behalf of the Aerospace Maintenance Council we wish to extend our sincerest gratitude for participating in the Aerospace Maintenance Competition at the Orlando Convention Center held April...

Workforce & Job Trend – Recent Aviation Career Fairs Attracting More Jobs Than Available Graduates

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics campuses in Pittsburgh and Hagerstown have been hosting their traditional career fairs this spring. They’re pretty standard events, matching potential employers with jobs to fill with credentialed aircraft and avionics mechanics and technicians. What’s particularly interesting is that with all of the available graduates from PIA’s...