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The UAA Community & Technical College builds Alaska’s workforce and fosters student success through quality education and technical training.

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Building Alaska's Workforce

Aviation Technology Division

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The Aviation Technology Division enhances, promotes and provides quality aviation education, research and service worldwide. The division supplies graduates for skilled and professional aviation-related positions through its programs.

Individuals employed in the aviation industry desiring to update skills and knowledge may take selected courses. Contact the division office about prerequisites and other lab or course requirements. The division is located at the Aviation Technology Complex on Merrill Field Airport, approximately two miles north of the UAA Main Campus.

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Amazing Stories 

These headlines showcase the amazing stories taking place in the Aviation Technology Division. The stories have appeared in CTC Insider, the news blog of the UAA Community & Technical College, Green & Gold News, the news blog of the University of Alaska Anchorage, as well as other local or industry news sources.

News Stories

  • Donald Gibbs named UAA Aviation Technology Division director

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    Donald “Ralph” Gibbs has been named the new director of the UAA Aviation Technology Division.

  • KTVA Workforce Wednesday: Aviation careers

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    Considering a career in aviation? Watch the KTVA Workforce Wednesday segment featuring UAA.

  • Gymast soars in piloting program

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    Flying has always been on Marie-Sophie’s list of dream jobs. See how she's making her dream a reality.

  • Aviation exchanges send Seawolves to Germany

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    Thanks to a recent exchange program, UAA aviation majors can now attend a semester at EBS in Germany.

  • Aviation road trip

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    There’s a new kid on the block at UAA’s aviation campus and he’s sleek, young and Italian. And he’s an airplane.

Contact Us

Employee Directory & Map
Aviation Technology Division
2811 Merrill Field Drive
Anchorage, AK99501
United States
Tel: (907) 786-7200
Fax: (907) 786-7202
E-mail: ayflyhi@uaa.alaska.edu

Alumni Spotlight

“One of the great things about UAA is the really awesome technology in their airplanes ... I just thought Alaska would be the coolest terrain, weather, all conditions, glaciers, wildlife, lots of places you can only get by air."

— Tony Barton, B.S. Aviation Technology ’09