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What is the Fate of Small Narrow-body Aircraft?

Single-aisle or small narrow-body commercial aircraft have played an important role in commercial aviation for many decades. These airplanes have cabins measuring 13-feet or less in width and seat up to six passengers abreast. Wide-bodied airliners like the B-747, DC-10, and L-1011 were workhorses introduced in the late 1960s with two aisles and were configured for up to 7-10 passengers in each row. The largest wide-body passenger airplane in the history, the Airbus A380, carries up to 853 passengers in a single-class configuration. Narrow-body aircraft, however, have been extremely popular in recent years as the principal option for regional transport.

Welcome To Our New Website

APA Services is so excited to roll out our new website to help better serve our contractors and employers. Our hope is that the new design and functionality of our new site will help contractors more easily find top paying aviation jobs, learn about all of the benefits APA offers, and stay up to date on the latest Aviation news.

Demand for skilled, professional aviation workers takes off in Kansas City, MO!!

Demand for skilled, professional aviation workers takes off in Kansas City, MO!! APA Services offering unbeatable compensation packages for top-notch candidates Kansas City, MO – The aviation industry is booming in Kansas City and throughout the state. APA Services, a national aviation and recruiting placement firm, has ample job openings in Kansas City, MO for MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul) employees including Sheet Metal Mechanics, A&P Mechanics, `Avionics Technicians and more. APA Services is offering unmatched compensation packages for qualified candidates.

National aviation recruiting firm opens new office in Indianapolis

APA Services hires dedicated aviation recruiter to meet demand of specialized workforce! Indianapolis, IN – The national aviation and aerospace placement and recruiting firm APA Services has opened a new office in Indianapolis to meet a growing demand for a top-notch workforce. Devon Rayburn joins the agency as the aviation recruiter and on-site manager of the new office.

APA Services attends Annual NBAA Convention in Vegas!

APA Services Vice President of Strategic Growth and Business Development, Lance Powers, attended the annual NBAA Convention in Las Vegas last week! He came back to Texas feeling energized and optimistic about the opportunities that lie ahead in the aviation industry. “This years’ show was larger than in years past!” Powers stated. “The convention floor was buzzing with conversation about the increase in business aircraft use and emerging technologies!

Top Performing Recruiter Returns to APA Services as Corporate Recruiting Manager

Fort Worth – APA Services is pleased to announce that Keely Johnson has returned to the agency in its Fort Worth, TX headquarters as its new corporate recruiting manager. Johnson re-joined the firm in June 2017. She is managing a team of recruiters who place qualified technical and professional personnel in the Aerospace, Aircraft and Aeronautics industries nationally and worldwide. She direct-reports to Director and Principal Nicole Minter and collaborates with Minter on key projects.

Press Release: Demand for skilled, professional aviation workers takes off in Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City, Okla. – The aviation industry is booming in Oklahoma City and throughout the state. APA Services, a national aviation and recruiting placement firm, has several hundred job openings in Oklahoma City and Tulsa for MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul) employees as well as Sheet Metal Mechanics, Structures Mechanics and Design Engineers. Some of the positions are entry level. APA Services is offering unmatched compensation packages for qualified candidates. “When you become part of the APA team, you get exposure to the most desirable aviation jobs in the United States.

The Chopper Business is Alive and Well!

APA Services representatives, Lance Powers and Nicole Minter, attended the 2017 HAI Heli-Expo trade show at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, Texas on March 7th and 8th. Judging by enthusiasm from the huge crowds in attendance there appears to be no shortage of opportunity in the Heli market! Most of the world’s leading manufacturers and service centers were in attendance and shared a message of anticipated growth in 2017.