Airborne-Flight Training 11.18.21: Bell School, New PC-7 MKX, Republic Airways | Aero-News Network
Aero-News Network
RSS icon RSS feed
podcast icon MP3 podcast
Subscribe Aero-News e-mail Newsletter Subscribe

Airborne Unlimited -- Most Recent Daily Episodes

Episode Date

Airborne-Monday

Airborne-Tuesday

Airborne-Wednesday Airborne-Thursday

Airborne-Friday

Airborne On YouTube

Airborne Unlimited-12.06.21

Airborne-UnManned-11.30.21

Airborne-Unlimited-12.01.21

Airborne-Flight Training-11.18.21

Airborne Unlimited-12.03.21

ANN LIVE Coverage of AEA 2021 Is Archived at www.airborne-live.net

Mon, Dec 06, 2021

Airborne-Flight Training 11.18.21: Bell School, New PC-7 MKX, Republic Airways

Also: WAI $1M Grant, Navy's Advanced Helicopter Training System, ERAU Research, MD Helicopters Scholarship

Bell Training Academy has announced good news for former military service members, now that the Veterans Affairs office has approved the school for pilot training reimbursement.

As part of the VA's Education and Training assistance, veterans who meet qualifications to receive GI Bill education reimbursement can apply to have all or a portion of their flight training compensated. Renewing the competition between the Embraer Super Tucano and the Beechcraft T-6 Texan, the Swiss have decided to enter the fray with an advanced, tandem-seat, turbine-powered "smart basic trainer". The PC-7 MKX is reportedly suitable to replace even lighter piston aircraft for elementary training, and emphasizes the docility of its cost-efficient PT6A-25C engine, with 700 horsepower. Republic Airways will seek to make its own technicians, partnering with aviation maintenance schools to launch a maintenance cadet program, enabling students to obtain conditional job offers midway through their schooling. With similar programs in use for pilots at legacy airlines, competition will heat up for graduates looking to leverage the best deal for themselves once fresh out of school. Students at 2 and 4-year A&P programs are eligible for interview in the program, after taking and passing their FAA general exam at 400 hours of training for their Airframe and Powerplant Certification. All this -- and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!

This episode of Airborne-Flight Training 11.18.21 is chock full of info in this Daily News Episode, Thursday, November 18th, 2021... Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Host Kimberly Kay. Kimberly is supported by ANN Chief Videographer Nathan Cremisino, as well as ANN CEO/Editor-In-Chief Jim Campbell. This episode covers:

  • Bell Training Academy Now GI Bill Eligible 
  • Pilatus Brings a New PC-7 MKX Trainer
  • Republic Airways Begins Career Program for AMT
  • WAI Awarded with $1M Grant 
  • Navy's Advanced Helicopter Training System Team Honored
  • How Has the Pandemic Impacted Pilot Skill? New ERAU Research Finds ‘Rust’
  • MD Helicopters Award Transition Training Scholarship To ERAU Student

Get Comprehensive, Real-Time, 24/7 coverage of the latest aviation and aerospace stories anytime, at aero-news.net. And be sure to join us again tomorrow, for the next edition of "Airborne-Flight Training" here on Aero-TV. Thanks for watching. See you, again, next week!

© 2021, Aero-News Network, Inc., ALL Rights Reserved.

FMI: www.airbornetv.net, www.aero-news.net, www.aero-tv.net, www.youtube.com/aerotvnetwork, https://vimeo.com/aerotvnetwork, http://twitter.com/AeroNews

 


Advertisement

More News

ANN's Daily Aero-Term (12.04.21): Runway Condition Reading

Runway Condition Reading Numerical decelerometer readings relayed by air traffic controllers at USAF and certain civil bases for use by the pilot in determining runway braking acti>[...]

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (12.04.21)

Aero Linx: The Southern Museum Of Flight The Southern Museum Of Flight is one of the largest aviation museums in the Southeast, is dedicated to presenting civilian, military, and e>[...]

Aero-News: Quote of the Day (12.04.21)

"Oklahoma would not be able to thrive without aviation maintenance technical workers. It is essential that we find ways to improve their career opportunities and ensure they have t>[...]

Airborne 11.29.21: BasicMed Expands, Pentagon Seeks UFOs, Tecnam P2010TDI

Also: Airbus A340 in Antarctica, Red Arrows Gain Newbies, Army Wants More Chinooks, RCAF Honors Heli Pilot The FAA is proposing to fix a technicality in the Federal Aviation Regula>[...]

Airborne-Flight Training 12.02.21: Sonaca 200, MSFS Volocopter, Int'l Test Pilot

Also: USAF Extends Rated Prep Program, Micro Drones UAV Sim, Drone Awareness, ERAU Scholarship Flight School Promotion will receive its first Sonaca 200 Trainer Pro shortly. The So>[...]

blog comments powered by Disqus



Advertisement

Advertisement

Podcasts

Advertisement

© 2007 - 2021 Web Development & Design by Pauli Systems, LC