National Aviation Academy Hosting Aviation Technician Career Fair

Clearwater, FL, December 12, 2007 --( National Aviation Academy in conjunction with its Open House and Car Show on January 12, 2008 is hosting a Career Fair for Aviation Technicians on January 11, 2008 at its main campus on Ulmerton Road in Clearwater, Florida. The Career Fair is open to all qualified Technicians, specifically anyone who has aviation maintenance training holding FAA, FCC and/or NCATT certification in aviation maintenance. Cessna will have their CJ2 Corporate Jet on display at NAA’s Hangar on the 10th and 11th. Silver State Helicopters will have a Robinson R-44 Raven 1 on display at NAA’s main campus on Jaunary 11th and 12th.

The following organizations could be on site:
NCATT – National Center for Aircraft Technician Training
AEA – Aircraft Electrical Association
St. Petersburg College – Continuing your Aviation Maintenance Education

Scheduled Companies On-Site: Cessna, Aerotek, Silver State Helicopters, American Eagle, ASA, MESA, CSC, URS, Empire Aero Center, AAR, PEMCO, TIMCO, Granite and Boeing.

About National Aviation Academy:
National Aviation Academy began training Aircraft Mechanics in 1969, and was licensed by the FAA in 1970. The school operates in both a large classroom and office facility as well as a hangar facility. All "hands-on" training is performed in both lab classrooms and a maintenance hangar located 1.5 miles east of the classrooms at the St. Petersburg / Clearwater International Airport.

National Aviation Academy is a nationally recognized aviation maintenance training school. NAA’s program prepares students for certification by the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA Airframe and Powerplant Certification is required to perform maintenance and repairs on aircraft from small propeller-driven planes, to the largest jets.

National Aviation Academy provides a broad aviation maintenance education that gives students the knowledge and confidence they need to be successful as Aviation Maintenance Technicians (AMTs). The program encompasses 42 areas of aviation technology and the regulations involved. Approximately half of the training time is spent working directly on aircraft, engines, and associated equipment for both jet powered and piston powered aircraft. NAA’s highly qualified instructors have many years of industry experience and most importantly they have a genuine passion for instructing the next generation of aviation maintenance professionals. Emphasis is placed on the student's mastery of career-related skills and building of self-confidence for entry into the industry upon graduation.

Graduates of NAA are currently serving technician positions with such exciting and well known companies as JetBlue Airways, Continental Airlines, Raytheon, Honeywell, Southwest Airlines, Cessna, Delta Airlines, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, MESA Air Group, TIMCO, PEMCO, URS, ASA, AEROTEK, and many more.

For further information, please contact Mike Keenen, 727-531-2080, x40

National Aviation Academy
Ryne Allen
Contact: Mike Keenen, 727-531-2080, x40 E-mail: