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North Dakota CFI Hiring Event

By Amy Smith April 17th, 2017 | blog

Join us for an informational seminar about CFI job opportunities at Hillsboro Aero Academy and flight instructing in the Pacific Northwest where you can build valuable IMC time. With a fleet of 70 airplanes located at three campuses in Oregon, CFIs can build up to 1000 hours per year. Come learn more about flight instructor […]
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Utah CFI Hiring Events

By Amy Smith April 6th, 2017 | blog

HAA’s CFI Recruitment Coordinator will be in Utah on April 18 and 19 hosting informational seminars about the benefits of working for us as a CFI. The seminars will cover topics such as flight instructor hiring, company incentives, and career pathways for graduates. Hillsboro Aero Academy is one of the largest combined airplane and helicopter […]
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Video: Safety Conference Session 4

By Amy Smith March 28th, 2017 | Events | blog

Here’s the video of the fourth session of the 2017 HAA Safety Conference. Once again, the featured speaker is Sean Jeralds. He is an assistant professor of aeronautical science at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona. He currently teaches aerodynamics, aircraft performance, and flight safety.
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Video: Safety Conference Session 3

By Amy Smith March 20th, 2017 | Events | blog

This is the video from the third session of the HAA Safety Conference which took place in January. The speaker is Sean Jeralds, an assistant professor of aeronautical science at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona. He currently teaches aerodynamics, aircraft performance, and flight safety.
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Video: Safety Conference Session 2

By Amy Smith March 14th, 2017 | Events | blog

Here is the video from another session at the 2017 HAA Safety Conference. The speaker is Sean Jeralds, an assistant professor of aeronautical science at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona where he currently teaches aerodynamics, aircraft performance, and flight safety.   Click here to view the video from the first session.
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HAA Mentor Series Speaker Joel Beckett

By Amy Smith March 9th, 2017 | Flying | Helicopters | Events

HAA Mentor Series presents our next speaker Joel Beckett. Joel was a former helicopter CFI at the Troutdale Campus who is now working for Columbia Helicopters in Afghanistan as a Vertol 107 co-pilot.He began working for Columbia in firefighting operations last summer and moved into the Afghanistan operations this winter. He recently returned from his […]
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Video: Safety Conference Session 1

By Amy Smith February 28th, 2017 | Events | blog

In January, we took a day in support of our safety culture to specifically focus on this crucial aspect of flight operations. We suspended all training that day and hosted the first HAA Safety Conference. Industry expert Sean Jeralds was the featured speaker. Sean is an assistant professor of aeronautical science at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in […]
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2017 Northwest Aviation Conference

By Amy Smith February 23rd, 2017 | Events | blog

Join us at the 2017 Northwest Aviation Conference, one of Washington’s biggest aviation events with over 75 hours of safety seminars and 122,000 square feet of displays. The event takes place at the Washington State Fairgrounds in Puyallup on Saturday, February 25 – Sunday, February 26. Stop by booth #731 to learn more about our […]
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Video: Off Airport Helicopter Training

By Amy Smith February 23rd, 2017 | Flying | Helicopters | blog

One of the things that makes our helicopter training unique is the ability to conduct off airport operations and landings in some of the most picturesque settings that the Pacific Northwest offers. It’s a part of HAA’s training that always leaves a last impact on the students and CFIs. This video, shot by our Helicopter […]
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Celebrating Success: Bryan Jeffers

By Amy Smith February 16th, 2017 | Helicopters | blog

Helicopter Foundation International’s 2017 Michelle North Scholarship for Safety Award has been presented to Bryan Jeffers, Hillsboro Aero Academy’s Helicopter Assistant Chief Instructor. The mission of Helicopter Foundation International is to work to preserve the history of vertical flight, improve its safety, and educate the next generation of pilots and maintenance technicians. This mission clearly […]
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