Why You Should Switch To A Contract Job This Year

Jan 22, 2020

The field of aviation offers more opportunities for skilled workers than ever before. The demand for engineers, A&P mechanics, avionics technicians, maintenance, and other positions is snowballing as more people and goods will be traveling.


2020 W-4 Changes

Jan 16, 2020

Employees should be aware that the IRS has recently made significant changes in the guidelines for completing your W-4 Tax Form, the Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate. This form tells your employer how much you would like for them to withhold from your gross pay for federal tax payments.


Take A Look At The World's First Remote-Controlled Airport

Jan 08, 2020

Traditionally, airports have an air control tower from where operators guide landing and takeoff of all aircraft. Every airplane scheduled to take off or land must first get clearance from the control tower. Even in modern airports where a few activities are handled remotely, there’s usually an Air Traffic Control (ATC) unit on-site.


Boeing Has Shut Down Production on the 737 MAX

Jan 02, 2020

Boeing 737 MAX airplanes were grounded in March 2019 following the tragic crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia that resulted in the deaths of over 300 people. The specific cause of the disasters has been identified as a glitch in the automated guidance control system that was intended to keep the nose of the airplane properly stabilized.


What Recruiters Look For When Hiring Aviation Contractors

Dec 27, 2019

The aviation industry is grappling with a severe shortage of skilled personnel. According to reports, the US alone will have a deficit of 15,000 certified Aviation Maintenance Technicians (AMTs) by 2027. Other reports show that up to 85% of airlines are short on staff.


How To Get A Better Contract Job In 2020

Dec 20, 2019

The contract job market is expanding as the aviation industry continues to grow. Many aviation companies have long recognized the many benefits of choosing proven, experienced contractors to:


How Aviation Contractors Can Capitalize During the Holiday Season

Dec 12, 2019

Even though work activity in general begins to wind down for the end-of-the-year holiday season, there is still work to be found for those contractors that wants to put a little extra cash in their pocket.  These contractors may just have to be a little more diligent at being proactive and keep their eyes on aviation job boards and leverage staffing agencies to local the job openings timely. 


Why Getting Your A&P License is One of the Best Decisions You Can Make

Nov 20, 2019

Aircraft maintenance technicians are the vital caretakers of safety in the aviation industry. Keeping aircraft in top condition, performing regular preventative maintenance, and being able to spot issues before they become serious are the responsibilities of these specialists. Their role in passenger safety is as critical as that of the pilots and crews that operate the aircraft.