Tuesday, September 10, 2013

No college, no future? Think again

Aviation training at Brookley. GCAC photo
MOBILE, Ala. -- The expansion of the aerospace industry across the Gulf Coast is creating demand for skilled production workers, and local business and educational leaders say the future has never been brighter for students interested in aviation careers. "I tell all my incoming students: Aviation is not just a job, it's a profession," said Kyle Cook, director of Mobile's Alabama Aviation Center. "It truly can take you above and beyond a lot of other jobs – including a few that might surprise you." (Source: Gulf Coast Aerospace Corridor Quarterly, 09/10/13) Full quarterly