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Lewis University Flight Team Lands Second Place Finish at SAFECON 2016
Published: November 14, 2016.
The Lewis University Flight Team advanced to the national level competition for the eighth consecutive year by taking second place at the NIFA Region VIII SAFECON 2016 competition. Lewis University took second overall as well as in flight and ground events. [MORE

Southwest Airlines Engine Donation Revs Up Lewis University Aviation Learning Experience
Published: November 8, 2016.
Southwest Airlines recently donated an engine to the Lewis University Aviation program. Southwest Airlines representatives joined in the dedication celebration, along with students, faculty, staff and alumni on Nov. 7 on the Lewis University Romeoville [MORE

Lewis University Aviation Students Feel Thin Air at High Altitudes
Published: October 13, 2016.
Lewis University Aviation students recently took part in a training exercise conducted by instructors from the Federal Aviation Administration's Civil Aeromedical Institute (CAMI) in Oklahoma City. Students are able to experience the same symptoms of [MORE

Boeing Executive and Other Aviation Professionals Provide Career Advice
Published: September 26, 2016.
Networking, preparedness, lifelong learning and humility will launch a career in aviation, said Steve Novy, chief pilot of Executive Flight Operations at The Boeing Company. He joined more than 30 other aviation professionals in offering career advice [MORE

Change in FAA Hiring Practices are a Victory for Bi-Partisanship and Higher Education
Published: July 18, 2016.
The passage of the Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2016 represents a big win for the 36 Collegiate Training Initiative program schools in the United States, says Bill Parrot, director of the Lewis University Air Traffic Control [MORE