Meant primarily for high school and middle school students but open to all ages, Aviation 101 (available for signup at aviation101.org) is composed of 12 high-definition video lessons that will give students an introduction to the industry.
With the completion of an FAA-approved aviation degree program from Embry-Riddle, graduates are also eligible to receive the newly created Restricted ATP certification after 1,000 or 1,250 flight training hours.
Embry-Riddle Worldwide also offers a minor in unmanned aerial systems as part of a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics and a specialization in unmanned aerospace systems in the Master of Aeronautical Science.
Artifacts and memorabilia in the exhibit will illustrate historical achievements of the stars of the sky and Hoover's world-renowned career as a test pilot, air show innovator, mentor, World War II combat aviator and Prisoner of War.
Topics to be discussed include: introduction and impact of UAS; UAS designs; legislation, certification and regulation; industry concerns; applications; operational profiles; business opportunities; and the future of UAS.
All of the courses are taught in a face-to-face traditional classroom setting by subject-matter experts from the aviation industry and are tailored for industry professionals involved in the operations, management and supervision of aviation...
Seno joined the university's senior management team Jan. 6 as Vice President for Corporate Relations and Government Affairs. He remains chairman emeritus and special advisor to JSSI's board of directors.
As dean of the College of Aeronautics, he will lead nearly 50 full-time faculty and more than 900 active adjunct faculty who instruct courses online and at more than 150 Worldwide locations in the U.S. and abroad.
AAIMS 2013 highlights included sessions on complex adaptive leadership, attracting and retaining women in aerospace, unmanned aerial systems, the future of airports and human capital. STEM education was also a recurring theme.
For the fifth year in a row, Military Advanced Education (MAE) has honored Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University as one of the best schools for active-duty military and veterans in its 2014 Guide to Top Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities.
The partnership with the university expands Kiddie Hawk's outreach via programs within the university's STEM Academy, summer camp opportunities for school-age children, and university and KHAA volunteers and staff coordinating as mentors.