13 Random Aviation Facts

…fuselage is made of lightweight alumninum. One of the most damaging possible materials that can come in contact with aluminum is mercury, found in old-fashioned thermometers. Planes where mercury has been found are often quarantined and checked for damage.[xi] [i] http://confessionsofatrolleydolly.com/2013/05/31/top-50-useless-aviation-facts/ [ii] http://www.dawn.com/news/609022/interesting-aviation-facts [iii] http://www.shortlist.com/home/tomato-juice-tastes-better-in-the-air [iv] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flight_attendant#History [v] http://www.dawn.com/news/609022/interesting-aviation-facts [vi] http://www.dawn.com/news/609022/interesting-aviation-facts [vii] http://www.balticaa.com/en/about-us/news-and-press-releases/top-10-interesting-facts-about-aviation/ [viii] http://confessionsofatrolleydolly.com/2013/05/31/top-50-useless-aviation-facts/ [ix] http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/723733/What-happens-to-your-body-when-you-fly-and-how-to-beat-the-pain.html [x] http://www.balticaa.com/en/about-us/news-and-press-releases/top-10-interesting-facts-about-aviation/ [xi] http://www.keystoneaviation.com/blog/7-airplane-fun-facts/#sthash.Z9yHPm0b.dpbs…

Tulsa Area Campus

…Advances in the electronics of traditional aircraft, expansion of airline fleets, and the emergence of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), has resulted in an increased demand for well-trained technicians with expertise in manufacturing, maintenance, repair, and installation of new and existing systems. Aviation electronics technicians play a key role in the…

Inland Empire Area Campus

…allow international students to participate in training programs for academic (F-1) or vocational (M-1) courses of study. Out-of-State State Authorization Please see the Appendix in the Catalog for complete information. FAQ’s Riverside (Inland Empire) Campus What programs does Spartan College offer in Riverside (Inland Empire)? We offer a diploma in…

Los Angeles Area Campus

…I apply for acceptance to your aviation programs? Once a student determines interest in a program, they should inquire immediately. Entry into all programs requires a personal interview conducted by a Spartan admissions representative. The admissions representative will collect all documents and the application fee (if applicable) and submit the…

Aviation Maintenance Technology – Inland Empire

…modules of instruction, each lasting 14 days. Each module is 98 hours in length. Each day is 7 hours in length, with a ten-minute break each hour and a 45- minute break for lunch Will I have the same teacher (instructor) the whole time? You will have multiple instructors. The…

Aviation Maintenance Technology – Tulsa

…pneumatic systems are covered. The troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair of both systems is stressed. Aircraft landing gears, including retraction systems, oleos, brakes, wheels, and tires, are also studied. This course also includes study of aircraft position and warning systems. Request More Info Apply Now Industry Outlook Alumni have gone on…

Aviation Electronics Technology

…other courses. Terry Tolleson Avionics I’m a Spartan Graduate year 2003, from the Instrument A.S. Degree Program. Since I graduated From Spartan College, I have the opportunity to serve at FlightSafety International right here in our great state of Oklahoma, Broken Arrow. I Started in 2007 to Present Working in…

Flight School – Tulsa

…earned in our program: Private Pilot Airplane Single-Engine Instrument Rating Commercial Pilot Certificate Airplane Single-Engine Commercial Pilot Certificate Airplane Multi-Engine Certified Flight Instructor Certificate Certified Flight Instructor Instrument Certification Disclosure Information FAQ’s Questions? Here’s what you need to know about Spartan College’s hands-on pilot training program: How long is the…

Spartan Campuses are ranked in Top 10 for Upward Mobility

…our graduates have skills that are sought after in many industries, it continues to keep them on the forefront of employment trends and career potential.” Detailed LA Campus Results(known as Crimson Technical College at the time of the study) here: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/college-mobility/crimson-technical-college Detailed Tulsa Campus results here: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/college-mobility/spartan-college-of-aeronautics-and-technology 2015 Brookings Institute study results: http://www.brookings.edu/~/media/research/files/reports/2015/04/29-college-value-add/bmpp_collegevalueadded.pdf’…

Aviation Electronics Technology – Tulsa

…aircraft, emerging aerospace industries, expansion of airline fleets, and the increasing use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), has resulted in an increased demand for well-trained technicians with expertise in manufacturing, maintenance, repair, and installation of new and existing systems. This includes the development and deployment of satellites, helicopters, and aircraft…