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Delta Air Lines partners with EvCC aviation maintenance technology program

Press Release

Release Date: May 23, 2017

Contact: Rob Prosch, Associate Dean of Aviation, 425-388-9093; rprosch@everettcc.edu

Delta Air Lines partners with EvCC aviation maintenance technology program 

Photo: EvCC aviation maintenance technology students in the cockpit of the college’s 727 prepare to run the auxiliary power unit generator and engines as part of their turbine engine training.

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Delta Air Lines will work with Everett Community College’s aviation maintenance technology program to help meet the industry demand for aircraft maintenance technicians. EvCC was one of 38 schools nationwide selected for the Delta aviation maintenance technician training partnership after an evaluation of the program’s curriculum. “To be partnered with a commercial airlines as part of their workforce pipeline demonstrates not only our capabilities as a program, but our willingness to respond to their training needs,” said EvCC Associate Dean of Aviation Rob Prosch. “The partnership will open many doors to good-paying jobs for our students.” Aviation maintenance technicians, also known as aircraft mechanics, are responsible for keeping aircraft in peak condition. 

747 Airplane Aft Flap Donated to Everett Community College Aviation Program

Press Release

Release Date: March 6, 2014

Contacts: John Olson, Executive Director of the EvCC Foundation and Vice President of College Advancement, 425-388-9555; jolson@everettcc.edu 
Nicole Allard, ATS Senior Communications Specialist, 425-423-3986; nicole.allard@atsmro.com

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Everett Community College aviation maintenance students are getting real-world experience with composites thanks to the donation of a 747 aft flap through Aviation Technical Services. “This donation increases our ability to offer our students flight control, sheet metal and composites training,” said Dave Bowen, director of EvCC’s Aviation Maintenance Technician School, who celebrated the donation Feb. 13 with ATS employees and EvCC students.