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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi has been ranked among the Top 10 Universities Offering Degrees in UAS (unmanned aerial systems) by Development Counselors International.
DFW AIRPORT, Texas, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport's 11th annual Aviation & Transportation Career Expo attracted more than 3,000 students interested in learning about potential careers in the aviation and transportation fields.
Orlando, FL, Oct. 19, 2014 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), through NBAA Charities, offers a wide range of scholarships that support young people seeking careers in business aviation. This week at NBAA's Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA2014), ...recipients will be recognized at a press conference on Oct. 22 at 1 p.m. in the Orange County Convention Center.
Around 7:51 a.m. Monday, Southwest Airlines Flight 1013 left Kansas airspace and entered history.
The two-hour flight from Dallas Love Field to Denver was the first airline flight to take advantage of Monday’s end to the Wright amendment. It flew into Colorado, a state that for nearly 35 years was off-limits to nonstop service from Love Field.
The largest passenger jet in the world, the Airbus A380, landed Monday at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, completing the longest currently flown nonstop route in the world.
The McKinney Aviation Academy has taken off, and this week was a swooping reminder. McKinney National Airport, site of the program’s new fourth-year course, hosted the academy booster club’s largest-ever event Tuesday. Planes provided the backdrop for a 300-plus guest showing inside Monarch Air’s hangar.
FORT WORTH — Tarrant County College officials were joined by business and civic leaders on Wednesday to herald the opening of the college’s $20 million aviation learning center at Alliance Airport as a facility that will fill regional workforce needs for many years to come. Elva LeBlanc, president of TCC’s Northwest Campus, called the newly-renovated three-story, 163,500-square-foot facility “a beautiful learning environment.”
NASA and aviation partners of the agency's North Texas Research Station (NTX) facility will host a media availability with NASA Administrator Charles Bolden at 11:15 a.m. CDT Friday, Sept. 19, in Fort Worth, Texas. The event will highlight new and cutting-edge NASA aeronautics technologies being evaluated to improve air travel across the country.
The City of DeSoto is celebrating the grand opening of a new heliport Wednesday.
The DeSoto Heliport on East Danieldale Road includes a terminal, a public and private hangar and a self-serve fuel farm.
At Thursday’s school board meeting, Arlington school administrators announced a new partnership with the University of Texas at Arlington that sets up a free, dual-credit academy for students who want to study science, technology, engineering and math.