Five of the World’s Most Expensive Private Jets

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Air travel has come a long way since the days of the Wright brothers, as aircraft have become increasingly powerful, efficient and comfortable. Today, private jets represent one of the most luxurious and stylish modes of transportation available. Of course, those amenities come with a hefty price tag. Here are five of the most expensive private jets around the world. Continue reading

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How to Get Started in an Aviation Career

Are you looking for a new career in aviation? Check out the educational opportunities here in the Piedmont Triad area.

Working toward a career in aviation can be a rewarding decision. The field has diverse job options – many of which are vital to our society – and it is in near-constant need of skilled personnel. If you are considering taking your career to new heights, here are some of the common positions in aviation and what you may need to get started. Continue reading

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The History of Air Force One

Air Force One flying over Mount Rushmore South Dakota.

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the first president to fly by plane in 1943. Since then, the evolution of presidential aircraft has produced some of the most impressive, secure and luxurious planes in history. Continue reading

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Summer Activities in the Piedmont Triad

Winston-Salem, Greensboro and High Point all have fun things to do. Aviation Triad can help set you up for success in the aviation industry. Contact Us today!

From the Great Smoky Mountains to 300 miles of beaches, North Carolina offers an endless array of activities. Right in the middle of it all is the Piedmont Triad – an area rich in history that’s now home to the largest pottery community in the U.S. and the state’s most well-known wine region. Continue reading

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Seven of the Top Aerial Tours From Around the World

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Ever think about seeing the world from the sky? It’s one thing to fly over Manhattan or the Grand Canyon on your way from one city to another on a passenger airline. But to take a tour, on purpose, just to see the amazing sites our world has to offer? If you could do that…where would you go? Continue reading

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Recent Aviation and Airline Trends

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Just like the automotive and computer industries are constantly evolving and adapting to consumer trends and new technology, the aviation industry is continually finding new and innovative ways to get people from point A to point B through the air. Continue reading

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Top 10 Interesting Facts About Aviation

Aviation is one of the most interesting industries out there – from iconic innovations to curious facts. These are 10 of the most interesting facts about aviation. Continue reading

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All About the Little Black Box

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Airplane crashes are extremely rare. In fact, the odds have been estimated to be about one in 11 million.1 However, when they do occur, investigators can usually determine what likely caused the crash, even years later in some cases. Continue reading

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Through the Skies and Across the Ocean: How Seaplanes Have Changed Aviation

For decades after the first successful flight, air travel has relied upon the runways and dedicated storage space of airports for takeoff and landing. Aviation itself was such an enormous feat, it was hard to see how airplanes could possibly be improved. Continue reading

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Test Your Aviation Knowledge

Aviation Triad in North Carolina has educational and career opportunities waiting for you to explore. Contact us today!

Do you think you have what it takes to become an expert in aviation? (We think so, but you may doubt!) Here’s a little test to see just how much you know about the parts of an airplane. If you pass…there’s a little surprise at the end!  Continue reading

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