Community Outreach
Pilots Needed for a Proof of Concept Study

During November 2022 through April 2023, the FAA is looking for pilots who are flying within 50 nautical miles of two distinct airports to participate. Click for more…

 
Kick-off for Combined Federal Campaign Fills Auditorium

Looking for that little something to give your career something meaningful? Click for more…

 
CAPSTONE Programs Underway

The Aeronautical Center’s Capstone Programs are a great way for students to get real-world experience while the workforce gains assistance in completing projects and obtains fresh insight. Click for more…

 
Veterans Day – Honoring All Who Served

To honor all veterans at the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center, famed Major Ed Pulito, US Army (ret.) delivered a captivating keynote speech for Veterans Day. Click for more…

 
First Americans Museum – Everything is Connected

The First Americans Museum in Oklahoma City is the perfect place to immerse oneself into Native American culture. Click for more…

 
Honoring Hispanic Heritage Month
Vol.8 Issue 7

National Hispanic Heritage Month 2022 kicked off on September 15, with the theme "Unidos: Inclusivity for a Stronger Nation." Click for more…

 
Innovation District Serves as Springboard for STEM Careers
Vol.8 Issue 7

Nearly 1,000 middle school students descended upon the Innovation District in September to participate in a variety of STEM-focused activities. Click for more…

 
Reaching the Next Generation of Women in STEM
Vol.8 Issue 7

On October 4th, members of the Aeronautical Center participated in the annual Women in Science Conference held at the Science Museum of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City. Click for more…

 
Aero-Fitness Celebrates Doors Reopening
Vol.8 Issue 7

After two long years of dealing with issues of the global health crisis, the Aeronautical Center’s Aero-Fitness Health Center is delighted to reopen under new management! Click for more…

 
Getting to Know Airport Codes – For the Fun of It
Vol.8 Issue 7

Who knew? There’s a lot more to Airport Codes than you’d think. Click for more…

 
National Black Coalition of Federal Aviation Employees Sponsors Essay Contest
Vol.8 Issue 7

The Aeronautical Center’s Chapter of the National Black Coalition of Federal Aviation Employees (NBCFAE) is proud to host their 2022 Essay Contest. Click for more…

 
Under-served Businesses Get a Step Up with Annual Small Business Industry Day
Vol.8 Issue 6

On Tuesday, July 26th, the FAA’s Acquisition’s Office hosted the 8th Annual Small and Disadvantaged Business Virtual Matchmaking Event for the second consecutive year on Zoom. Click for more…

 
True Sky Foundations Swings Into Action With Annual Fundraiser
Vol.8 Issue 6

Most people find excuses to go and play golf, but this summer the True Sky Foundation gave participants the perfect reason to play… Children’s Miracle Network. Click for more…

 
Employee Engagement Champions Are Ready and Willing to Help
Vol.8 Issue 6

In March 2016, the Aeronautical Center’s (AMC) Senior Leadership team initiated an effort to measure and improve employee engagement. Click for more…

 
Oklahoma’s ’Rosie the Riveter’ Memorial Garden Unveiled
Vol.8 Issue 6

During the 1940’s, when many men enlisted in the military and left to go to war, there remained a shortage in the industrial labor force. Click for more…

 
Forgiveness of Student Loans
Vol.8 Issue 6

There is now a program called the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF). This is a program that can help borrowers get credit for past payments made on loans that wouldn’t normally qualify for the program. Click for more…

 
Aeronautical Center & Metro Tech Celebrate 15 Years of STEM
Vol.8 Issue 5

The Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center (MMAC) and the Metro Technology Center Aviation Career Campus (ACC) celebrated 15 years of partnership this year. Click for more…

 
Aeronautical Center Contributes to DEIA Symposium
Vol.8 Issue 5

Over the last four days of June, the FAA hosted its second annual virtual Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility (DEIA) Symposium. Click for more…

 
Summer Volunteer Efforts at the Regional Foodbank
Vol.8 Issue 5

Here’s a great way to give your community a helping hand. Click for more…

 
Aeronautical Center Employees Honored at FAA Awards Ceremony
Vol.8 Issue 5

The 2022 FAA Administrator Awards Ceremony was held virtually on June 9th. Click for more…

 
MMAC Employees Continue to Back Up Our Reputation
Vol.8 Issue 5

Congratulations to all of our AFN and DOT Award winners! Click for more…

 
Calling all Golfers…
Vol.8 Issue 5

If you are needing an excuse to get on the green, or even if you don’t need an excuse and just want to play – here is your chance. Click for more…

 
Virtual Small Business Industry Day Planned for July 26th
Vol.8 Issue 4

The federal government is one of the largest purchasers of goods, but more effort is needed to ensure that contracting dollars go to small, disadvantaged businesses. Click for more…

 
If You Are a Veteran – Have You Registered?
Vol.8 Issue 4

By voluntarily identifying yourself if you are a Veteran, you may be qualified for several state and federal benefits. Click for more…

 
MMAC Employees Answer the Call to Volunteer
Vol.8 Issue 4

By I’leta Young
Instructor, FAA Academy Click for more…

 
OKCBeautiful Blown Away by MMAC LitterBlitz Volunteers
Vol.8 Issue 4

The streets surrounding the Aeronautical Center look more inviting, thanks to the efforts of several Aeronautical Center employees and friends. Click for more…

 
Oklahoma Leading the Way in Aviation Education
Vol.8 Issue 4

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association has developed curriculum that is spreading into schools across the state. Click for more…

 
Human Systems Integration Summit: A Huge Success!
Vol.8 Issue 4

The Aeronautical Center is proud to have hosted this most engaging Summit regarding artificial intelligence, developing technologies and machine learning. Click for more…

 
Aviation Related Scholarships and Grants
Vol.8 Issue 3

To carry out the mission of the Federal Aviation Administration successfully requires that our systems operate safely and securely. Click for more…

 
Dad and Daughter Approach Future with Confidence
Vol.8 Issue 3

This month, Kent Mitchell celebrates three decades of service working for the FAA. Click for more…

 
ESC and Academia Collaborate to Develop a Cybersecurity Workforce of the Future
Vol.8 Issue 3

The Enterprise Services Center (ESC) has been working with Academia to help cultivate cybersecurity talent. Click for more…

 
Black Coalition Hosts Successful Health and Wellness Webinar
Vol.8 Issue 3

A panel of medical professionals held a Zoom webinar for the National Black Coalition of Federal Aviation Employees (NBCFAE) on Wednesday, February 23rd in honor of Black History Month. Click for more…

 
Winners for State Aviation & Aerospace Art Contest Announced
Vol.8 Issue 3

Looking for that little something to give your career more meaning? Click for more…

 
Aero Oklahoma Day at State Capitol
Vol.8 Issue 3

The Aeronautical Center joined several other Aviation and Aerospace Industries, raising awareness and advocating at the Oklahoma State Capitol. Click for more…

 
Traversing Success from Ski Slope to Courtroom
Vol.8 Issue 2

Not many people have a vision of what they want to become when they are young, but for Rebecca Lipe, her sights were always set on becoming a lawyer. Click for more…

 
Volunteers Needed for STEM Outreach Events
Vol.8 Issue 2

Looking for that little something to give your career something meaningful? Click for more…

 
The Aeronautical Center Celebrates Engineers Week
Vol.8 Issue 2

This month, we celebrate Engineering Week and recognize all the significant contributions that are made on a regular basis. Click for more…

 
STEM AVSED: Challenging the Past and Building a Better Future
Vol.8 Issue 2

STEM AVSED (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Aviation and Space Education) has a rich history of diversity found in the scientists, pioneers, explorers, thinkers, and dare-devils who looked beyond what was known and saw what could be. Click for more…

 
Nominations Announced for Pathfinder Awards Program
Vol.8 Issue 2

Looking for that little something to give your career more meaning? Click for more…

 
MMAC Achieves Top Work Places Again in 2021
Vol.8 Issue 1

For the second year in a row, Federal Aviation Administration employees helped the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center (MMAC) achieve Top Workplace status in the state of Oklahoma! Click for more…

 
The Veterans History Project Preserves the Experiences of America’s Veterans
Vol.8 Issue 1

Preserving letters and photos from US servicemembers is a great way to bring a first-hand understanding of military life to future generations. Click for more…

 
CFC - There’s Still Time To Make A Difference!
Vol.8 Issue 1

This year’s CFC campaign is nearing its end. Please help us to reach our goal! Click for more…

 
Federal Executive Board’s 60th Anniversary
Vol.8 Issue 1

Sixty years ago, the Federal Executive Board was established to improve the efficiency of the federal government. Click for more…

 
A Great Day of Golf Makes a Difference in the Lives of Many Children
Vol.7 Issue 8

The True Sky Foundation Open recently raised huge funds for the Children’s Miracle Network. Click for more…

 
MMAC Leadership Attends Oklahoma Aerospace Forum
Vol.7 Issue 8

Oklahoma has a rich history in aviation, and is providing a foundation for a sustained future in aerospace. Click for more…

 
Capstone Project with OU Yields Great Results for the Academy
Vol.7 Issue 8

This team was able to select an alternative visual scheduling software that will ideally save time, and help organize courses taught by instructors! Click for more…

 
Regional Airport Fly-In Inspires Young Minds
Vol.7 Issue 8

Summer air shows are a great way to learn about history, but they also provide inspiration for future generations.Click for more…

 
MMAC Employees Attend the Oklahoma Women in Aviation and Aerospace Day
Vol.7 Issue 8

The Oklahoma Airport Operators Association and the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission celebrated the fifth annual Oklahoma Women in Aviation and Aerospace Day, complete with a variety of champions advocating for women who are making vital contributions to our industry. Click for more…

 
 
 
 
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