AOPA Feature

TECHNICIAN OPPORTUNITIES FOR TEXANS A 12-MONTH PROGRAM AT NO COST Original article found here: The U.S. Department of Labor’s North Texas Job Corps Center and the US Aviation Academy are partnering to offer tuition-free training for young Texas residents interested in aviation maintenance. Texas residents ages 18 to 24 are eligible for tuition-free aviation maintenance training through the […]

Becoming an Aircraft Maintenance Technician

Becoming an Aircraft Maintenance Technician Aircraft maintenance is a vital part of the aviation industry. Technicians work to inspect, maintain, and repair airplanes to ensure pilots can safely bring their passengers to their destinations. That’s why aircraft maintenance technicians need to be well-trained and thoroughly prepared to complete every task required. US Aviation wants to […]

The Aircraft Mechanic Shortage: What Does This Mean?

The Aircraft Mechanic Shortage: What This Means for the Airframe & Powerplant Industry Following the ongoing shortage of U.S. airline pilots, the industry is now experiencing a somewhat new shortage: the aircraft mechanic shortage. Like the pilot shortage, this devastating lack of skilled airframe and powerplant (A&P) mechanics will have a serious impact on the […]