Delta Airlines in Atlanta, Georgia


US Aviation Academy to expand their A&P Mechanic training program with Delta Air Lines TechOps recruiting!

 ATLANTA, GEORIGA — February 7th, 2024 — Delta Air Lines, a leader in global aviation, is excited to announce a new partnership with US Aviation Academy with their expansion of their Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Mechanic Training into Atlanta, Georgia. This strategic collaboration marks a significant step forward in aviation training and education, aiming to cultivate the next generation of skilled aviation mechanics essential for the industry’s future. Becoming an aircraft technician offers a lucrative career using hands-on skills. Any high school graduate or equivalent may apply. Those interested in trade school careers like auto mechanic are encouraged to apply.

The new training campus, situated in the heart of Atlanta in Forest Park, will leverage US Aviation Academy’s extensive expertise in aviation maintenance education and Delta Air Lines’ industry-leading practices to provide an unparalleled learning experience. The program is meticulously designed to equip students with the knowledge and hands-on skills necessary to excel in the fast-paced world of aviation maintenance.

Key Features of the A&P Mechanic Training Campus:

State-of-the-Art Facilities: Students will have access to classrooms and hangars equipped with the latest technology and aircraft models to facilitate real-world training experiences. Industry-Leading Curriculum: the curriculum will cover all aspects of airframe and powerplant mechanics, ensuring graduates are well-prepared to meet the demands of the aviation industry. Experienced Instructors: teaching staff will include veteran aviation professionals with years of experience both in the field and in education; providing students with insights into the practical aspects of aircraft maintenance.

Advantages of the Partnership: “We are thrilled to partner with the US Aviation Academy too as they provide their A&P Mechanic training campus in Atlanta, Georgia. This collaboration is not just an investment in our future workforce, but a testament to our commitment to safety, excellence, and the development of the aviation industry.” expressed April Gregg, Specialist TechOps Training, Delta Air Lines.

Enhanced Employment Opportunities

Graduates will be positioned with employment opportunities within Delta Air Lines and its affiliates, addressing the critical demand for skilled mechanics in the industry. Commitment to Education: This partnership underscores Delta Air Lines and the US Aviation Academy’s commitment to investing in education and professional development for aspiring aviation professionals.

Community Impact: The campus will also contribute to the local economy by creating job opportunities and fostering a skilled workforce within the Atlanta, Georgia community. Our position in South Atlanta is meant to provide accessible education to aircraft technician careers.

Mike Sykes, Chief Executive Officer, US. Aviation Academy, stated, “Joining forces with Delta Air Lines allows us to expand our mission of providing top-tier aviation education. Together, we’re excited to offer a unique pathway for individuals passionate about aviation maintenance to achieve their dreams.”

Enrollment and Program Details

The A&P Mechanic Training Campus in Atlanta Georgia has already started classes in January 2024 with classes starting monthly. Prospective students are encouraged to visit for more information on enrollment criteria, program specifics, and how to apply.

For more information on the Delta Air Lines TechOps recruiting program, please visit:

About US Aviation Academy

US Aviation Group came under current ownership in 2006 and has grown from a hand full of Piper Warriors and a Seneca to one of the largest Part 141 flight academies in the country with over 130 aircraft at six locations. US Aviation’s growth is a product of professionalism, a commitment to safety, and excellence in training. These core values have made US Aviation Academy the choice flight training partners for colleges nationwide. In 2021 US Aviation launched its first Part 147 airframe and powerplant mechanic program which is rapidly expanding with three locations. New flight and mechanic campuses are coming soon. For more information, please visit


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Scott Sykes

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