Aviation Exploration

New Program Launching – Fall 2019 

Aviation Exploration

Let your career take off from Butler Tech’s Aviation Exploration pathway! Become a FAA licensed drone pilot within your first year at Butler Tech. Students will study aviation theory, navigation and management, learn principles of meteorology forecasting, and apply knowledge of aircraft ground handling safety procedures to aviation maintenance. During your junior year, you will be immersed inside Butler Tech’s very own hangar at the Middletown Municipal Airport. Through partnership with Cincinnati State, students will gain hands-on experience in airframe and power plant mechanics on aircraft.

Career opportunities:

  • Aerospace engineer
  • Aircraft mechanic
  • Avionics technician
  • Unmanned Aerial Systems (drone) pilot
  • Airframe and power plant mechanic
  • Pilot