Transforming the Professional Flight Program Curriculum: Justification, Process, and Future Development
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According to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), by 2036 the aviation sector will need 620,000 new pilots, 125,000 new air traffic controllers, and 1.3 million aircraft maintenance personnel (ICAO, 2018);
Pilots seeking a first officer position (a common entry-level position at Part 121 air carriers) are required to possess an Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) Certificate and 1,500 hours of total flight time;
There are some exceptions!
Support from administration
Quantity vs Quality;
How can flight faculty improve student learning and job readiness?
University of Wisconsin, STAUT
Polytechnic Summit 2019
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Scholarly Commons Citation
Keller, J., Mendonca, F. A., Dillman, B. G., & Suckow, M. (2019). Transforming the Professional Flight Program Curriculum: Justification, Process, and Future Development. , (). Retrieved from https://commons.erau.edu/publication/1713
Dr. Mendonca was not affiliated with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University at the time this paper was published.