College of Aeronautics

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Florida Tech Aeronautics Professor: More Plane Crashes Will Happen Unless Safety Systems Overhauled
Shem Malmquist, Longtime Accident Investigator, Available for Interviews As investigations continue into two deadly crashes involving Boeing 737 Max aircraft, a visiting professor at Florida Institute of Technology who has been involved in aviation safety work since 1981 suggests there will be more accidents like these unless and until changes are made to aircraft safety […]

Grumman retirees honor Skurla, Florida Tech
Florida Tech and Grumman Aerospace and its former CEO, George Skurla, have deep connections stretching back decades that helped shape both institutions.

Florida Tech Community Unites to Assist Hurricane-Ravaged Puerto Rico
Thanks to an aid efforts led by Florida Institute of Technology, thousands of pounds of medical supplies, food and generators were flown directly to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.

Florida Tech Students, Alumna Participate in 2,600-Mile Air Race
Chesapeake Gustin and Sherisse Pierre will fly 2,600 miles from Maryland to New Mexico as participants in the 41st annual Air Race Classic.

Florida Tech Launches Online Professional Doctorate in Aviation
The innovative degree, offered 100 percent online, is ideal for aviation executives, aviation academics looking for a professional terminal degree and aviation professionals who want to advance their careers.