- Susan M. Baer 'One Woman's Journey in the Aviation World"
Inaugural recipient of the "CUNY aviation institute award for outstanding achievement and leadership"
- York Aviation Students in the News
York College Aviation students recently enjoyed a day of flight training in Connecticut flying out of Republic Airport on Long Island. Among those at Republic to cheer on the students were President Marcia V. Keizs, Provost Ivelaw L. Griffith, Dr. Alfred Ntoko, dean of the School of Business and Information Systems, and Professors Olajide Oladipo, Chun-Pin Hsu and Wayne Forester.
- JetBlue Airways Provides Opportunity for Sixteen Aviation Management Students
JetBlue Airways provided the opportunity for sixteen Aviation Management students and Faculty Advisor Robert Aceves to travel to Orlando, Florida for the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) 62nd Annual Meeting and Convention.
Student OrganizationsAviation ClubEvents and Activities
- Flight Familiarization Students Visit JetBlue Headquarters
May 25, 2007, York College's Flight Familiarization Program sits down with members of the Jetblue management team to discuss the past, present and future of the airline industry.
- David Neeleman
David Neeleman is founder, chairman & CEO Jetblue Airways, the only airline based out of New York State.
- Aviation Majors Complete Inaugural LeaderShape Institute
During the week of August 16-21, 2009, 37 students and seven staff members had the opportunity to be part of the first LeaderShape Institute in CUNY’s history. The program was sponsored through grant funding secured by the CUNY Aviation Institute at York College.
- CUNY Aviation Institute Executive Speaker Lecture Series
Aviation Professionals Panel "Balancing the demands of an aviation career and family" (Dinner Provided)
- Aviation Seminar: Search, Rescue and Observation Missions of the USCG Auxiliary
Mid Island and its role as an Auxiliary Facility .
Flying more, flying with a purpose, sound intriguing?
Time, resources, and rewards of a Mission Pilot or Observer.
Whether a renter or an owner, it’s really easy to get involved.
The Auxiliary and its part in Home Land Security.
Peter Stauffer, USCG Aux, Flotilla 01-06 Operations Officer.
Sponsored by the FAA FAASTeam and the SAFETY WINGS PROGRAM.
- Aviation is a Small World
Women in Aviation, York College/CUNY Chapter. This event aims to educate the student body and staff in regards to the different fields in aviation.
- Aviation Seminar: Fatigue- How does your body respond?
Topics to be discussed:
Factors of physical condition – controllable and not.
Acute and chronic fatigue, not all is sleep related.
Primary vs. physiological – sleep, medicine, CO2, cold weather.
Causes of fatigue and affects on memory, attention, and performance.
Complex flight operations are the first to deteriorate.