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This event is postponed. Please scroll down for more info.

A Message from Academy of Aviation Staff:

AoA March 21st Open House @ Republic Airport
Dear Registrants,

After careful evaluation and out of an abundance of caution, Academy of Aviation's March 21st Open House will be rescheduled, date to be determined. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience. We will be sending a follow up notification for the new date in May with RSVP instructions. Please keep posted!

If you are ready to begin your training now please schedule an appointment and tour with your Admissions Representative at this link.

Thank you!

Hear our scheduled guest speakers Joe & Margrit Fahan on the current state of aviation, and what they are doing today during the COVID-19 pandemic:

Rescheduled, date TBD: Academy of Aviation Open House!

This FREE event will be held at our Republic Airport, Farmingdale, NY campus.

7150 Republic Airport
Main Terminal
Farmingdale, NY
Call: (631) 777-7772
Text: (631) 386-8050

Meet and greet
Ride our Flight Simulator
Selfie inside the airplanes!
Free Refreshments
Guest Speakers
Learn about Financial Aid

Meet and greet, ride the flight simulator, take selfie inside the airplanes!
Refreshments, guest speakers, learn about financial aid.

Our Guest Speakers this year are the The Flying Fahans!

Joe & Margrit Fahan
Known on Instagram as @flyingfahans, Joe and Margrit are pilots with Delta Air Lines. Joe is a captain and Lead Line Check Airman on the Airbus A330, Margrit is the senior First Officer at Delta’s JFK pilot base. Joe and Margrit have been flying together as a crew on the A330 for the last six years, traveling internationally to several destinations in Europe. They have flown with Northwest/ Delta For over 35 years. Their two sons are also pilots, one serving as a US Navy aviator on the P8 Poseidon, and the other as a First Officer on the E170 with Republic Airways.

Read more about The Flying Fahans here:
"The Flying Fahans: A Partnership at 30,000 feet"

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Farmingdale, NY
Republic Airport

White Plains, NY
Westchester County Airport

Charlotte/Gastonia, NC
Gastonia Municipal Airport

Atlanta, GA
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