2019 AMERICAN AIRLINES AVIATION CAREER DAY SCHEDULED
The American Airlines Aviation Career Day has been scheduled for April 27, 2019. We are happy to have American Airlines flying students to our campus. This event is designed for high school students in the Chicago area who are interested in aviation. The event begins at 6 a.m. with check-in at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago for a flight to Southern Illinois Airport at Carbondale-Murphysboro, Illinois. The selected students will be flown to Carbondale to tour SIU's aviation facilities, the main SIU campus, the SIU Student Center, and Recreation Center. Students will be flown back to Chicago by around 5:30 p.m. the same day.
Registration is now closed. Those selected will be receiving an email with further information.
SIU Aviation Spring Career Fair
The 2019 Southern Illinois University Carbondale Aviation Career Fair is hosted by the Rotor and Wing Club and the Alpha Eta Rho Fraternity with an aim to invite vendors of the aviation industry to recruit highly skilled and trained Aviation Technology and Flight students. On behalf of Southern Illinois University Carbondale, the Rotor and Wing Ambassadors, and the Alpha Eta Rho Fraternity we invite you to the April 12th, 2019 Spring Career Fair.
Students to Get Five New Cessnas
Department Chair, Mike Burgener, announces new planes are in the process of being ordered and are estimated to arrive in early 2020. Watch the news story from KFVS-12 below.
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Why SIU Aviation?
SIU Aviation offers a comprehensive aviation program offering both undergraduate and graduate degree programs in aviation. SIU Aviation has three different undergraduate majors including Aviation Flight, Aviation Management and Aviation Technologies.
SIU Aviation Flight program is accredited by Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI).