(BPRW) AVIATION INDUSTRY CHAMPIONS TO ‘DIVERSIFY THE SKY’ THROUGH THE REDTAIL FLIGHT ACADEMY AMBASSADOR PROGRAM
RedTail Flight Academy welcomes seven cadets to NY Stewart International Airport to #DiversifytheSky, creating minority aviation leaders of tomorrow.
(Black PR Wire) New Windsor, New York – Founded on the rules of the Tuskegee Airmen, the RedTail Flight Academy (redtailflightacademy.org), situated on the New York Stewart International Airport, welcomes seven minority college students from throughout the nation and the U.S. Virgin Islands to its state-of-the-art coaching facility to obtain a FAA Part 141 multi-engine industrial pilot license and an instrument score. In order to develop coveted profession alternatives inside the aviation trade, the academy has developed an Ambassador Program in addition to strategic alliances between companions, resembling Baldwin Safety & Compliance, Global Aerospace, ShepherdAero and Wheels Up..
- Through the RedTail Flight Ambassador Program, firms and aviation trade organizations will provide the SMS platform, internships, lectures, roundtables, shadowing and mentoring alternatives inside its inaugural yr, exposing college students to the array of profession paths inside aviation. RedTail Flight Academy Ambassadors have tailor-made their dedication to uniquely praise the 10-month curriculum.
“We are grateful to our RFA Ambassadors as their financial and leadership support will provide so many opportunities for our cadets,” stated Glen Fraser, Director of Lee A. Archer Jr. Red Tail Youth Flying Program.
“Within a month of launching the academy, our cadets have already proven a powerful dedication to excellence that may solely develop with partnerships with our Ambassadors.
“We are proud to support RFA by providing state-of-the-art SMS/QMS software, SMS training, and a Safety Manager/Mentor to ensure the success of the program.” stated Don Baldwin, President and CEO of Baldwin Safety & Compliance.
Based at Stewart, New York’s Major General Irene Trowell-Harris chapter of Tuskegee Airmen Inc., the RedTail Flight Academy’s strategic alliances with itsAmbassadors will transfer ahead its imaginative and prescient to “diversify the sky.” One of the numerous objectives of the Ambassador program is to extend the variety of minority aviators from lower than 2% to 4% throughout aviation features, together with the flight deck, upkeep, operations, service and extra.
Follow RedTail Flight Academy’s #DiversifytheSky hashtag for updates on pupil milestones and academy news. Corporations and organizations interested by becoming a member of the RedTail Flight Academy Ambassador Program can go to https://www.redtailflightacademy.org/rfa-program.
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RedTail Flight Academy
Based on the New York Stewart International Airport in New Windsor, New York, the RedTail Flight Academy (RFA) represents a serious milestone towards bringing extra range to aviation, making world-class flight coaching accessible to younger, aspiring minority aviators. The RedTail Flight Academy helps a Part 141 flight coaching curriculum that spans 10 months and leads to a multi-engine industrial pilot license with an instrument score for candidates between the ages of 18 and 21. The academy is a management improvement program developed by Tuskegee Airmen Inc.’s Major General Irene Trowell-Harris chapter and its 501(C)3-approved Lee A. Archer Red Tail Youth Flying Program.
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