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The TARMAC: Training ARound MMAC

There are multiple mandatory training courses with upcoming deadlines. Click for more…

 
Employee Engagement Committee Plans Holiday Mingle & Jingle

It’s been a long time coming, but members of the MMAC’s Employee Engagement Team are putting together a special come-and-go holiday festivity for employees and contractors. Click for more…

 
Groundbreaking Ceremonies are Everywhere in Oklahoma… Even in Burns Flat

Oklahoma is one of just 10 states operating 14 FAA-licensed spaceports. Click for more…

 
University Flight School Ranked as Number One College-Based Flight School

As the aviation industry continues to face a severe pilot shortage, there are few businesses out there trying to attract the next generation of pilots. Click for more…

 
2022 Oklahoma Women in Aviation and Aerospace Day

Oklahoma Women in Aviation and Aerospace Day will be held at Tulsa Tech – Riverside Campus on Friday, December 9th from 9:30am-1pm. Click for more…

 
Thinking About Retiring?
Vol.8 Issue 7

There’s no better time to think ahead and plan for your future than now. Click for more…

 
Oklahoma Federal Executive Board Promotes Critical Thinking Skills
Vol.8 Issue 7

The Oklahoma Federal Executive Board learns just how vital critical thinking in the workplace is to business success. Click for more…

 
Teresa Farrell to Retire After 30 Years of Service
Vol.8 Issue 7

After 30 years of service, US Army veteran, Teresa Farrell is retiring from the FAA. Click for more…

 
National Weather Festival Returns After Two Year Global Health Crisis
Vol.8 Issue 7

The National Weather Center at the University of Oklahoma in Norman, Oklahoma announces the return of their National Weather Festival. Click for more…

 
MMAC Gains Insight into Inclusivity with MSI Intern
Vol.8 Issue 7

Haylee Hildebrand represents one of several interns from the Minority Serving Institutions Internship Program. Click for more…

 
New Faces in Flight
Vol.8 Issue 7

Indoctrination at Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center’s Flight Program Operations brings new pilots in for safety training. Click for more…

 
Zinke Contributes to Dry Ice Research Team
Vol.8 Issue 6

There are different ways that people are working to help fight the global health crisis; understanding the use of dry ice is just another resource. Click for more…

 
The TARMAC: Training ARound MMAC
Vol.8 Issue 6

As we are coming to the end of the fiscal year, there are a number of mandatory training courses for employees to complete. Click for more…

 
Employees Help with Food Insecurity on Local and National Levels
Vol.8 Issue 6

On the last Saturday of July, employees of the Aeronautical Center along with friends and family members donated two and half hours of their day giving back to the community. Click for more…

 
Robotics Company to Expand in OKC
Vol.8 Issue 6

This past month the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce gave approval for a robotics manufacturer based in Austin, Texas to receive funding from an OKC business incentive program for expansion of its operation to Oklahoma City. Click for more…

 
Just a Reminder… We’re Still Listening
Vol.8 Issue 6

No matter what organization you work in at the Aeronautical Center, your voice has power. Click for more…

 
Become an Environmental Observer with the GLOBE Observer App
Vol.8 Issue 6

If you have an interest in making environmental observations that complement NASA’s satellite observations, then the Globe Observer App is for you! Click for more…

 
The TARMAC: Training ARound MMAC
Vol.8 Issue 5

Employees have two mandatory training courses due in July but additional training opportunities exist. Click for more…

 
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Visit Aeronautical Center
Vol.8 Issue 5

This month, the Aeronautical Center hosted educators from across the nation to showcase the work being accomplished at the Center. Click for more…

 
Pathfinder Awards Moving Forward
Vol.8 Issue 5

Nominations for the 2021 MMAC Pathfinder Awards have been scored and the winners have been selected! Click for more…

 
Celebrating PRIDE and Inclusion: Shayne McGuffie
Vol.8 Issue 5

Shayne McGuffie has always loved giving back to his community – wherever that may be. Click for more…

 
Fulbright Scholar Contributes to Aerospace Human Factors
Vol.8 Issue 5

Only a select few get the opportunity to go abroad to study, teach and conduct research. The Aeronautical Center is proud to have a Fulbright Scholar from Spain. Click for more…

 
Take Me Out to the Ballgame – It’s Federal Night at the Ballpark!
Vol.8 Issue 5

Come down to the "Brick" and support a good cause, to watch a great game to and meet up with fellow federal employees. Click for more…

 
Training ARound MMAC
Vol.8 Issue 4

Did you know that AMC has a new training coordinator? Click for more…

 
Greater Oklahoma City Chamber “Elevates” Careers
Vol.8 Issue 4

Interested in elevating your personal career? Growth opportunities are available for all employees, especially if you communicate with your supervisor about your intentions. Click for more…

 
New MMAC Decal Reminder
Vol.8 Issue 4

Employees have until June 30, 2022 to obtain a new MMAC vehicle decal. Click for more…

 
Employees Recognized During OKFEB Excellence in Government Awards Program
Vol.8 Issue 4

Congrats to the employees recognized during the OK Federal Executive Board’s Excellence in Government Awards! Click for more…

 
Sowing STEM Seeds of Success
Vol.8 Issue 4

ACE Camp Alumni show appreciation for lessons learned during their time at the Aviation Career Education Academy. Click for more…

 
Historic Visitor Once Again Walks the Aeronautical Center Grounds
Vol.8 Issue 4

On June 9, 2022, the Aeronautical Center hosted an International (Honduran) FAA Academy Alumni and his family. Click for more…

 
Everyone Needs a Little PepTok
Vol.8 Issue 3

Dial up a medicinal dose of cheer from some well-qualified sources. Click for more…

 
Fifth Annual Human Systems Integration (HSI) Summit Scheduled for June 2022
Vol.8 Issue 3

The Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center has scheduled the fifth annual Human Systems Integration (HSI) Summit for June 7, 2022. Click for more…

 
Communication Improves Between DOT and FAA Employees
Vol.8 Issue 3

As of March, employees within the Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) or those who have an @dot.gov email address can now chat and participate in online meetings without being a ’guest’ using Microsoft Teams. Click for more…

 
STEM Outreach Activities Resume
Vol.8 Issue 3

After two years of being on hiatus for any science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) outreach activities, the Aeronautical Center is now able to resume with in-person outreach events. Click for more…

 
The TARMAC: Training Around MMAC
Vol.8 Issue 2

Aeronautical Center employees are provided with a host of benefits through a variety of training and development programs. Click for more…

 
Know Your Stress Level
Vol.8 Issue 2

Stress is something that we as human beings endure on a daily basis. But what happens when the pressures become greater than normal or than expected? Click for more…

 
Give the Gift of Love – Mutual Aid Pledge System (MAPS)
Vol.8 Issue 2

If you are looking for a unique gift to give a loved one this Valentine’s Day, why not consider a membership in the Aeronautical Center’s Mutual Aid Pledge System (MAPS)? Click for more…

 
Tommy Young Retires from ESC After 20 Years of Service
Vol.8 Issue 2

Tommy Young retired on December 31, 2021, after working over 20 combined years for the FAA as both a contract employee and a full-time federal employee. Click for more…

 
The TARMAC: Training ARound MMAC
Vol.8 Issue 1

It’s a new year and it’s time to get your career into the shape you have always wanted it to be! Click for more…

 
FAA Academy Pursues COE Accreditation
Vol.8 Issue 1

The FAA Academy is pursuing accreditation from the Council on Occupational Education (COE). Accreditation is a status granted to an educational institution or program that meets or exceeds stated academic quality criteria and student achievement. Click for more…

 
Capstone Program: University Students Solving Real-World Problems
Vol.8 Issue 1

Interested in saving money for the government and providing opportunities for University students? The Capstone program is a great way to do both! Click for more…

 
MMAC’s Spirit of Giving
Vol.8 Issue 1

MMAC Employees shine when it comes to giving! The Combined Federal Campaign remains open now through January 15th. Click for more…

 
The TARMAC: Training ARound MMAC
Vol.7 Issue 8

It’s been said that the person who cares most about your career is… YOU! Click for more…

 
Honor and Respect Paid to the Aeronautical Center’s Veterans
Vol.7 Issue 8

This year’s Veterans Day celebration was special and included many shared stories from military members and their families. Click for more…

 
No Excuse for Bad Behavior: A Case of Unruly Passengers
Vol.7 Issue 8

This past July, the FAA reported 150 cases of unruly passengers in just one week. Click for more…

 
Statewide Implementation Helps Residents to Obtain REAL ID More Promptly
Vol.7 Issue 8

The deadline for requiring a REAL ID compliant credential to board a domestic airline flight has been extended to May 3, 2023, due to circumstances resulting from the global health crisis. Click for more…

 
Have an Interest in Leadership – Apply for the Aspiring Managers Program
Vol.7 Issue 8

If you have an interest in accelerating your career and getting into the FAA’s leadership pipeline, then the Aspiring Managers Program (AMP) is for you. The AMP replaces the Program for Emerging Leaders (formerly known as PEL) and is equipped to provide employees with key leadership competencies required for new first-level managers. Click for more…

 
Titus’ Dedication to Service Spans Over Four Decades
Vol.7 Issue 8

From Paperboy to Avionics Technician, to Airway Transportation Systems Specialist, Patrick Titus has come a long way, and has served our country with honor. Click for more…

 
 
 
 
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