NBAA, Orlando – October 20, 2009 – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and JSSI, the world’s largest, independent provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for the business aviation industry, recently announced a new summer internship program. JSSI representatives will attend the Embry-Riddle Career Fair in November and will engage three Embry-Riddle students to work as interns in JSSI’s Technical Services, Client Services and Sales and Marketing Departments during the summer of 2010. Intern candidates will be sought from Embry-Riddle’s aviation science and technical programs, as well as its College of Business.
Louis C. Seno, CEO of JSSI and Member of the Board of Trustees of Embry-Riddle, spearheaded the effort, with a goal of recruiting talented aviation students from Embry-Riddle to join JSSI for a focused summer internship program. Said Seno, “Our people are our most important asset. We are constantly seeking the brightest and the best to join the ranks, and Embry-Riddle is an ideal source for our outstanding people.”
Dr. John Johnson, President of Embry-Riddle, stated “he was proud of the affiliation with JSSI and that helping students to obtain meaningful professional experience was an important adjunct to their education.” He added, “the JSSI internship program creates opportunity for long-term employment of our graduates. We could not be more pleased to support this effort.”
About Jet Support Services, Inc.
Founded in 1989, JSSI is the only independent provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for aircraft engines and airframes. JSSI provides its customers with comprehensive, flexible and affordable financial tools for managing the often unpredictable costs of operating and maintaining nearly all types of turbine-powered aircraft, including jets, turbo-props and turbine powered helicopters. JSSI serves customers globally and manages maintenance services through its worldwide infrastructure of certified technical service representatives. For more information please visit www.jetsupport.com.
About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the world's largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, offers more than 30 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in its colleges of Arts and Sciences, Aviation, Business, and Engineering. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Prescott, Ariz., and Daytona Beach, Fla., through the Worldwide Campus at more than 130 campus centers in the United States, Europe, Canada, and the Middle East, and through online learning. For more information, visit www.embryriddle.edu.