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People servicing large plane with turbine engines opened

Airworthiness Directives Explained

Keeping aircraft in optimal operating condition is essential to ensure safe and efficient flight.  Aircraft technicians play a critical role in troubleshooting, maintaining and repairing avionics systems.  Aviation colleges provide the knowledge and hands-on training aspiring aircraft mechanics need to comply with the many rules and regulations, also known as airworthiness directives, that address

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The Aircraft Mechanic Shortage: Retiring Boomers

When contemplating entering into a new career, you should know what the job outlook for your chosen field will be. When it comes to becoming an aircraft mechanic, aviation mechanic, or aviation technician, you should know the job market is growing and aviation maintenance technicians will be in high demand for

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Spartan’s Los Angeles Campus Celebrates 30 Years of Accreditation

Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology Los Angeles, CA (Inglewood) Campus was recognized by the COE for completing 30 years of accreditation. The Council on Occupational Education (COE) recognized Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology – Los Angeles Campus for completing 30 years of accredited status at the Council’s Annual Meeting

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Denver Aviation Day with an Airforce Plane in background

Prepping Students for Takeoff

September 28, 2018 – The weather showed glimpses of fall with cooler temperatures in the forecast, but that didn’t stop students from attending Aviation Day at the United Airlines Tech Ops Facility near Denver International Airport. Students got a chance to talk to professionals in the aviation industry. Demand for

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Denver Aviation Day in Front of a United Booth

Career Aspirations Take Flight at Denver

Career aspirations take flight at Denver International Airport Young people with airline career aspirations got an insider’s look at what makes the profession so special on Friday at Denver’s Aviation Day 2018. With exhibits focused on aircraft maintenance, operations, Inflight Services and Flight Operations, among other work groups, the day

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