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The Abingdon Co. began during a roundtable dinner conversation between a mix of energetic women pilots and airplane mechanics. Pilot and company founder Chelsea "Abingdon" Welch listened as her colleagues repeatedly expressed their desires for a fully functional aviator's watch that is fashionable, versatile and, most importantly, made for women. In that moment, Abingdon decided to form the first company dedicated to developing top quality, realistically priced watches to meet the needs of female pilots, mechanics, and adventurous women all over the world.
Located in sunny Redmond, Oregon, The Abingdon Co. has taken off with its unique collection of timepieces and is continuing its aim toward creating new designs catering to the traveler of today. Quality is a top requirement for any Abingdon watch as we know our customers are tough on their timepieces. Genuine leathers, Surgical-Grade stainless steel, Japanese movements and Swiss Manufacturing are standard equipment with all of our products in order to ensure reliability and strength.
Aerotek, headquartered in Hanover, MD, is a leading provider of technical, professional and industrial staffing services. Established in 1983, Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, the largest provider of staffing services in the U.S. Aerotek operates a network of more than 200 non-franchised offices throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe. For more information, visit Aerotek.com.
Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA)
The Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA) is the largest airline pilot union in the world and represents nearly 51,000 pilots at 30 U.S. and Canadian airlines. Founded in 1931, the Association is chartered by the AFL-CIO and the Canadian Labour Congress. Known internationally as US-ALPA, it is a member of the International Federation of Air Line Pilot Associations.
Air Race Classic
The Air Race Classic is an all woman transcontinental air race that will proudly record its 39th racing event, June 22-25, 2015, with the Start in Fredericksburg, VA, and Terminus in Fairhope, AL. A maximum of 55 racing teams will compete for monetary prizes and a 'lifetime of memories'. Billed as 'better than any ground school", racers will zoom over the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, through the Heartland of America, and over the mighty Mississippi, culminating with nine high speed low altitude flybys at predetermined airports. Registration packets available now, entry deadline April 1st, 2015. Celebrate the challenge! www.airraceclassic.org
Air Wisconsin Airlines
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation; founded in 1965, is the largest independently held Regional Airline in the United States. In partnership with US Airways, Air Wisconsin operates nearly 500 departures per day system-wide, to 26 states and three Canadian provinces. With service to approximately 70 cities throughout North America, Air Wisconsin carries nearly 6 million passengers per year.
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. We all work together to do amazing things.
In more than 65 countries, you'll find our people working on advances like remarkable aircraft comprised mostly of composite materials. Versatile and powerful jet fighters and rotorcraft that explore new uses of technology. Aircraft powered by hydrogen and biofuels. And even blended wing body and hybrid-electric aircraft.
These advances and countless others are part of our commitment to develop smarter, cleaner solutions for our global customers. They're why our people have been awarded more than 14,000 patents since we first opened our doors nearly 100 years ago.
Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.
Stay connected with us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and boeing.com/careers/wai.
Bose was the first to introduce active noise reducing headsets more than 20 years ago, forever changing the way pilots fly. The Bose® A20® Aviation Headset is engineered for increased noise reduction in even louder environments and has an improved degree of comfort, all without compromising our acclaimed clear audio.
Cage Marshall Consulting
Aviation Career Consulting and Interview Preparation Services
Success is when preparation meets opportunity!
Cage Marshall Consulting has been the industry leader in airline interview preparation for nearly 30 years. Our expert team of consultants have prepared over 100,000 pilots to achieve their career goals. In recent years, we have tailored our interview and preparatory guidance to help female pilots break through the technical and human factors barriers to an airline career.
We specialize in assisting women who desire pilot employment at all U.S. Legacy airlines, Fee For Departure (regional) airlines, and even cargo and international airlines. Recently we have been contracted by several well- known pilot unions to perform in depth group seminars for their members. Going into an airline interview without advance preparation is the same as taking off without enough fuel - join the thousands of fellow women aviators who've gone before you by doing a thorough interview preflight with Cage Marshall Consulting.
California Baptist University
The Department of Aviation Science at California Baptist University provides university-level flight training in a safe, fun environment by offering the Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Flight. Additional majors include Aviation Management and Aviation Dispatch. Whether you learn from our Air Force Major, our Accredited Airport Executive, or our licensed dispatcher, we provide a practical education through industry-experienced faculty. Visit us at http://calbaptist.edu/aviationscience
Career Eagles Aviation Initiative
Career Eagles is a youth outreach program housed at The Ohio State University. It is designed to combat the pilot shortage and fill the gap between a child's first flight in the EAA Young Eagles program and enrolling in a university for aviation education. This is accomplished through collaboration with various aviation youth groups and schools to provide a constant source of activities and classroom projects that will help a child learn about the aviation industry and decide to pursue it as a career.
Since 1989 we've been providing safe and reliable air travel to communities in the mid-west and northeast United States. We are over 500 professionals working to exceed your expectations daily doing business as United Express. We are serving United's Newark (EWR) and Washington Dulles (IAD) hubs with a fleet of 16 Dash-8 Q200 and 5 Dash-8 Q300 aircraft. Our Operations Center is located in North Olmsted, OH (CLE).
Learn more about our history, and what makes us fly on www.flycommutair.com
Coradine - LogTen Pro X
Coradine Aviation Systems develops professional aviation software for the Mac, iPhone & iPad. We are an industry leader in powerful, easy to use software for pilots, emphasizing exceptional design & service.
LogTen Pro X electronic logbook software for iPad, iPhone and Mac is Coradine's flagship product providing unmatched flexibility and ease of use in managing every aspect of your flight time.
Delta Air Lines
Booth # 237
As an equal opportunity employer, Delta Air Lines recognizes that our strength lies in our people. We are committed to diversity.
The impressive legacy of Delta Air Lines, a longstanding leader in air travel, traces back to 1924, when Huff Daland Dusters was founded as the world's first aerial crop dusting organization. In 1928, the company was purchased and renamed Delta Air Service for the Mississippi Delta region it served. On June 17, 1929, Delta inaugurated airline service with the first passenger flights over a route stretching from Dallas, Texas to Jackson, Mississippi, via Shreveport and Monroe, Louisiana. In 1941, the company moved its headquarters from Monroe to Atlanta, Georgia.
Today, Delta Air Lines operates service to more worldwide destinations than any airline with flights to hundreds of destinations throughout the world. Since 2005 Delta has added more international capacity than all other major U.S. airlines combined and is the leader in trans-Atlantic flights. To Latin America and the Caribbean, Delta offers hundreds of weekly flights to a myriad of destinations. Delta is also a founding member of SkyTeam, a global airline alliance that provides customers with extensive worldwide destinations, flights and services.
When you join Delta, you'll not only be a vital part of our success — you'll be seizing the opportunity to take your career to new heights. So if you're ready to change your destination, fasten your seatbelt and prepare for take–off.
Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA)
EAA is a community of more than 180,000 passionate aviation enthusiasts. Our mission is to grow participation in recreational aviation, and we do so by inspiring new participants and enriching the experience for all who participate. EAA members and more than 900 local chapters embrace a variety of interests, including Homebuilding, Warbirds, Vintage, Aerobatics, Ultralights and more. All are showcased annually at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, the largest general aviation gathering in the world. Whether it is providing opportunities to experience flight, supporting clear pathways to participation, providing knowledge and resources, or making participation more affordable and accessible, EAA is your passport to aviation fun. Stop by our booth, #214, to learn more about our WomenVenture and Women Soar, You Soar programs held each year during AirVenture.
A top regional with strong mainline partnerships, ExpressJet Airlines is home to the best trained, most respected professional pilots in the industry. Serving nearly 200 airports in the United States, Canada and Mexico, ExpressJet has the extensive network that gives crewmembers great, commutable bases across the country to gain experience and build careers. With ExpressJet's top training and flying experience, you're part of an elite team that sets you up for success in the majors.
When the question starts with "where in the world?" - Garmin GPS in your go-to source for answers.
Over the last two decades, the satellite-based Global Positioning System has become the most accurate, most advanced and most dominant navigation technology ever to fly with civilian aviators.
Much of the credit for popularizing this remarkable technology goes to a small team of engineers in Olathe, Kansas. Back in 1989, they started working on a bold new idea: To make GPS navigation both portable and affordable for everyone.
Since then, the skies of general aviation have grown progressively easier to navigate. Pilots now enjoy enhanced situational awareness and greater margins of safely- thanks to Garmin GPS innovation.
Designed for pilots by pilots, our aviation products are known for their reliability, practicality and intuitively simple operation.
International Society of Women Airline Pilots (ISA+21)
ISA+21 is a charitable, non-profit organization of career women airline pilots whose purpose is to: celebrate camaraderie; support informational exchange and social interaction among its members in a healthy environment; provide aviation scholarship opportunities for career-seeking women; and inspire future generations of women aviators via educational outreach.
For more than 80 years Jeppesen has made it possible for pilots and their passengers to safely and efficiently reach their destinations. Today this pioneering spirit continues as Jeppesen delivers information solutions aviation operators and pilots around the globe. Jeppesen is a Boeing subsidiary.
JETPUBS tailors cockpit posters and training materials specifically to your operation and manages your manuals for you. Through our online service, full audits take minutes. Unlike software, we handle revisions, regulatory compliance, and consistency for you so you don't have to, making your life easier and your operation more efficient.
JetSuite's vision to provide the freedom and exhilaration of private air travel to more people than ever is realized through efficient operations, acute attention to detail, acclaimed customer service, and industry-leading safety practices. JetSuite continues to be the only jet charter company to guarantee its instant, online quotes for its fleet of WiFi-equipped JetSuite Edition CJ3 and Phenom 100 aircraft. JetSuite is the only light jet charter company in the world with In-Flight, Real-Time Satellite Weather Mapping and Safe Taxi Technology installed on every plane, giving our pilots the best possible situational awareness. JetSuite's fleet is the youngest of any branded operator in the US and receives heavy maintenance from manufacturers Embraer, Pratt & Whitney; Cessna; and Williams International. All pilots are captain certified at FlightSafety International or CAE in full-motion Level D simulators. Moreover, our seasoned pilots average over 8,000 hours of flight time, and are all type rated and hold AirlineTransport Pilot Certificates.
LeTourneau University is also the only comprehensive, university-level aviation program in the state of Texas. All training, labs and classes are taught by LETU instructors and faculty, meaning no part of the LETU training program is sub-contracted to third-party contractors. All students are trained in tailwheel American Champion Citabrias to learn basic stick and rudder flight skills during their training through the Private Pilot certificate. We also operate Garmin G1000 equipped Cessna 172Rs and Diamond DA42 Twinstars as well as a Cessna U206 for our more advanced flight curricula.
With seventeen degree and concentration options (Bachelors and Associates), you are sure to find an aviation degree program that will help you turn your passion into a rewarding career. Our students have the ability and drive to become excellent in their profession. They also give back to our community and industry. Whether it is our NIFA team supporting the largest "fly-in" in the state of Texas, or our mission aviation students helping promote the Gospel in remote parts of the world, our students are actively engaged in service learning.
Our Abbott Aviation Center is a world class facility located at East Texas Regional Airport (KGGG). Students of the Aviation Management program will also be able to receive flight training at LETU's additional training facility at McKinney National Airport in McKinney, TX (planned to begin operations in Spring 2016).
Serious about following your passion in aviation? Want to learn from caring faculty with significant aviation experience in a world-class environment? LETU is the right place for you. Let us equip you in your passion to be a competent aviation professional and leader. Visit us and learn more at booth 337!
Logbookwiz is a data entry company for pilot logbooks. We transfer the data from your paper logbooks, pocket logbooks and trip sheets into an Excel file. We have three levels of service: one business day, two business days and 5-7 business days.
The Ohio State University Center for Aviation Studies
The Center for Aviation Studies offers three distinct majors and one minor for students to choose from. B.S. in Aviation, College of Engineering; B.A. in Air Transportation, College of Arts & Sciences; B.S. in Business Administration: Aviation Management, Fisher College of Business; Aviation Minor. The Professional Pilot Specialization can be completed with all three majors.
Piedmont was founded in 1931 as Henson Flying Service, a fixed-base operator based in Hagerstown, Maryland. Today, Piedmont operates nearly 400 daily departures to 55 cities throughout the eastern United States with a fleet of deHavilland DHC-8 turbo prop aircraft. Our ground handling team works in 80 airport locations from coast to coast.
Piedmont corporate headquarters can be found in beautiful Salisbury, Maryland between the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay. We employ more than 5500 aviation professionals who share common goals of safety, excellence and superior customer service.
Headquartered in Vero Beach, Fla., Piper Aircraft Inc. offers aviators throughout the world efficient and reliable single-engine and twin-engine aircraft. The single-engine M-Class series, the Meridian, Mirage and Matrix, offers businesses and individuals premium performance and extraordinary value. The Twin Class Seneca and Seminole provide exceptional performance, unmatched efficiency and surprising simplicity in twin-engine aircraft. The Trainer Class Archer TX, Archer DX, Arrow, Seminole and Seneca aircraft comprise the most complete technically advanced line of pilot training aircraft in the world. All Piper airplanes feature advanced Garmin avionics for the most advanced cockpit experience available.
PSA is the fastest growing regional airline! Headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, we're a wholly owned subsidiary of what is now American Airlines Group, Inc. PSA Airlines operates a fleet of CRJ200, CRJ700, and CRJ900 Next Gen aircraft. We have Crew Bases in Knoxville, TN, Charlotte, NC and Dayton, OH and Maintenance Bases in Charlotte, NC, Dayton, OH and Akron, OH with plans to expand our bases in 2015.
We are passionate about flying, and it shows. We currently employ over 1700 men and women and we are eager to add more than 1,000 more professionals to the team. PSA has a long history of excellence that we're proud to carry forward. Our mission and values guide us in our quest for customer satisfaction, quality and safety. By 2016 we will have 126 CRJs, which means we have immediate needs for enthusiastic, qualified individuals ready to start their career and join our growing family.
Saint Louis University Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology
Founded in 1927, Parks College was America's first federally certified flight school. In May 2013, we granted the first Aviation Ph.D. in the United States. Today, Parks College offers 10 undergraduate degrees as well as both Masters and Ph.D. programs in the fields of Engineering and Aviation with one aspect in common: they will provide you with the foundations required to be a leader. With Jesuit ideals focusing on leadership and socially responsible scholarship, our graduates are prepared to shape the future of the planet.
Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
We are your neighbors, friends and relatives. We are 60,000 security officers, inspectors, directors, air marshals and managers who protect the nation's transportation systems so you and your family can travel safely. We look for bombs at checkpoints in airports, we inspect rail cars, we patrol subways with our law enforcement partners, and we work to make all modes of transportation safe.
University Aviation Association (UAA)
The University Aviation Association (UAA) serves as the Voice of Collegiate Aviation to its members, the industry, government and the general public. Through the collective expertise of its members, this nonprofit organization plays a pivotal role in the advancement of degree-granting aviation programs that represent all segments of aviation.
Today, UAA has more than 525 members, including 105 accredited colleges and universities. The organization and its members are poised to meet the ever-changing needs of the aviation industry and to address the challenges of the 21st century.
Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology
Vaughn College is dedicated to providing a distinctive education to a diverse population of students. Our mission is to create an environment that cultivates personal growth and leadership in preparation for successful careers.
Located close to exciting New York City and adjacent to LaGuardia Airport, Vaughn is a small, degree-granting college-with a big commitment to student success. We recently added a $1 million, state-of-the-art flight simulator laboratory, invested another $300,000 in a new engineering laboratory and residence hall and recently completed $40 million expansion of our academic and training facilities that includes a new library. The result: a state-of-the-art campus-with sweeping views of Manhattan-where you'll find a culture of excellence and rigorous degree, professional, technical and certification programs.
Vaughn College provides a culture of excellence in which rigorous degree, professional, technical and certification programs are offered. These programs, built on our aeronautical heritage, incorporate the latest technology and meet the universal needs of the industries they serve. The result: well-educated graduates who are trained, qualified and successful in their fields.
Wings Financial Credit Union
Started in 1938 to service the employees of a single airline, Wings Financial Credit Union has since expanded to serve the entire U.S. air transportation industry, as well as anyone living or working in the 13-county Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area or Seattle/Tacoma metro area. Wings is one of the top 30 credit unions in the nation, with over 206,000 members worldwide and $4.1 billion in assets.
Money-saving services. Time-saving conveniences.
Wings reinvests its success into member benefits in the form of better rates, innovative conveniences, and financial education programs. Members enjoy time-smart services like mobile deposit, money tracker, and over 60,000 nationwide surcharge-free ATMs. Wings extensive online banking service makes it possible for members to perform virtually any branch transaction online including 24-hour loan applications, new account openings and more. To join or learn more, visit wingsfinancial.com or call (800) 692-2247.
Women Military Aviators (WMA)
Women Military Aviators (WMA) seeks to preserve, for history, the important role women have played in creating and supporting the American spirit through their contributions to flight, aeronautics, and space. We celebrate the history of women in military aviation and have partnered with the Texas Women's University as our official archive to preserve that history for future generations. We promote current and future women military aviators through mentoring and an active networking community, and WMA supports the future role of women military aviators through action, whether in the halls of congress or through grass-roots efforts. This elite band of women has not only a love of aviation, but has put their lives on the line in defense of their country through their military service. WMA is run by a small group of volunteers who are dedicated to providing a place where women military aviators can meet, network, swap stories, lend support, and make new friendships. www.womenmilitaryaviators.org