News

Piedmont Gifts for Future Employees

Jessica Weney of Piedmont Airlines visited the Hagerstown and Myrtle Beach students to deliver gifts to students participating in the Piedmont Tuition Payment Program at PIA.  The pullovers feature the logo of their future employer, who is contributing significant funding to the students as they pursue their certifications.  Thank...

PIA Gives Back With Pack-A-Plane

Students, faculty, and staff at PIA participated in the second annual 'Pack-A-Plane' event at the Pittsburgh Campus. The event was organized in support of the Marine Corps Toys-For-Tots fundraiser.  After initial success in 2020 with the toy drive, PIA committed to the event for the second time in 2021. ...

Stratus Fall 2021

PIA’s 2021 Stratus is now available! Click the link below to read more about PIA alumni and aviation news. Stratus Fall 2021 PDF Articles Include: The Next Gen Piedmont Tuition Program Conquering Adversity Flight Plan to Leadership Campus Community: Allegheny County Airport Employer Roundtable Campus Community: Myrtle Beach International Airport 40 Years of Aviation Inspiration A Family with a Purpose Campus Community:...

PIA Hagerstown Student Awarded First Mr. Bob Scholarship

Courtney Thompson, a third-semester student at PIA Hagerstown, was awarded the first distribution of the Mr. Bob Scholarship.  The scholarship was created in memory of Bob Stockslager, a PIA Pittsburgh graduate who returned to PIA as an instructor at the Hagerstown Campus later in his career. His wife, Carla Stockslager,...

Piedmont Technician Tuition Program Announced at PIA Hagerstown and Myrtle Beach

As the aviation industry continues to address the challenges of an impending mechanic’s shortage, companies have begun developing ways to recruit students earlier in their programs.  While many partnerships boast offers extended 6-months to a year before graduation, regional airline and PIA partner Piedmont Airlines has taken it one...

PIA Hagerstown Gives Back With Toys-for-Tots

PIA Hagerstown collected and donated a Santa's Sack worth of toys to the Hagerstown Marine Corps Toys-for-Tots foundation. Students, faculty, and staff came together to support their community by donating new, unwrapped toys to benefit local children in Washington County, Maryland.  Roughly 40 toys were donated to support those in...

Alumni Association

Interested in being one of the initial members of the PIA Alumni Association? Click here to get updates on the formation of the organization, and when registration is open for members!

HGR Airtech Visit

PIA Hagerstown students were invited to participate in a tour of new facilities that opened at the Hagerstown Regional Airport.  Airtech Heavy Maintenance, LLC, a Cincinnati-based FAA 145 repair station, opened its 60,000 square foot facilities in August of 2021. The students on the tour all applied for positions within...