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Epic Flight Academy Archived Press Releases

Epic Flight Academy has been in the news since the beginning. Therefore, our archived media and press releases help to tell our story. Founded in 1999, Epic has issued press releases for all major events. Here is a list of our top stories from past years.

Archived Media Alerts 2020-2021

11/08/2021 – Epic Announces 6th Annual Aviation Scholarship Winners

10/15/2021 – Epic Sponsors 101 Trailblazing Women of Air and Space by Dr. Penny Hamilton

04/11/2021 – Epic Announces 6th Annual Aviation Scholarship Opportunities

03/09/2021 – Epic Establishes Airline Direct Program in Partnership with Southern Airways Express

02/28/2021 – Epic Takes Delivery of 3 New Aircraft

11/11/2020 – Epic Announces Winners of 5th Annual Fishing Tournament

10/21/2020 – Epic Announces 5th Annual Scholarship Recipients, Awards $44,500

09/22/2020 – Epic First in World to Add High-Fidelity Motion Simulator to Fleet

08/10/2020 – Epic Fleet Grows, 6 New Partnership Agreements

04/22/2020 – Epic Flight Academy Offers $100,000 in Aircraft Mechanic Scholarships

03/18/2020 – Epic Flight Academy Coronavirus – COVID-19 Updates

02/10/2020 – Endeavor Air Pilot Career Seminar Hosted by Captain John Evans, Former Epic Employee

Archived Media Alerts 2010-2019

10/23/2019 – 4th Annual Aviation Scholarship Winners Announced

08/22/2019 – FAA Acknowledges Epic’s 100% Pass Rate for FAA Knowledge Exam

07/22/2019 – Recent High School Graduate Becomes Commercial Pilot

07/01/2019 – Epic Flight Academy Celebrates 20 Years with Expansion of Operations

06/03/2019 – Epic to Host ExpressJet Airlines Pilot Career Seminar

05/24/2019 – Epic to Host Trans States Airlines Pilot Career Seminar

04/19/2019 – Air Wisconsin Airlines Visits Epic Flight Academy

03/04/2019 – Florida Flight School Launches Groundbreaking Airline Pilot Training Program

02/28/2019 – Epic Acquires New Piper Seminole

01/02/2019 – Epic Celebrates 20th Anniversary

11/21/2018 – Epic Flight Academy Announces 3rd Annual Aviation Scholarship Winners and Billfish Bash Winners

10/05/2018 – Daytona State College Collaboration

12/31/2017 – Addressing Pilot Shortage Through Innovative Collaborations

11/07/2017 – Epic Flight Academy Hosted Its 2nd Annual Aviation Scholarship & Billfish Bash Event

06/25/2017 – Epic CFI Hal Maskiell Receives Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award

04/11/2017 – Epic Takes Delivery of 2017 Piper PA-44 Seminole Twin-Engine Trainer at Sun ‘n Fun International Fly-In & Expo

03/25/2017 – Epic Flight Academy Hosts Flight School & Airline Pilot Career Seminar in Panama

01/20/2017 – Epic Purchases New Aircraft and Enhances Training Facility

10/24/2016 – Victoria Taranowski Wins Epic’s Inaugural Aviation Scholarship

10/19/2016 – Epic Flies Second Rescue Mission with Pilots N Paws

10/07/2016 – Inaugural Aviation Scholarship Events Include Billfish Bash and Patty Wagstaff Appearance

08/15/2016 – Epic Volunteers for Pilots N Paws Rescue Mission

07/02/2015 – Epic Announces Fly ‘N’ Surf Camp

02/06/2014 – Epic Addresses Pilot Shortage

10/23/2013 – Ten Student Pilots Assured Instructor Jobs

05/18/2012 – Epic Reps Going to Indonesia

06/02/2011 – Epic Plans Seminars in Panama and Colombia

11/23/2010 – Epic Grads Hired at Airlines

Archived Media Alerts 1999-2009

04/13/2009 – Epic Installs True Flight 220 Simulator

01/04/2009 – Epic Holds First Live Webcast

01/10/2008 – Commercial Pilots from Poland

12/30/2007 – Epic Launches New Website

10/20/2007 – Epic Expands Thielert Engines Services

10/07/2007 – Epic Offers Leaseback Opportunities

11/01/2006 – Live Dispatch Camera

07/02/2006 – Epic Appointed Centurion Distributor for Central and South America

05/27/2005 – Fractional Aircraft Ownership Available at Epic

04/12/2004 – Epic Fleet Grows Again

08/28/2003 – Twelve-Year-Old Epic Student Profiled

06/02/2003 – Epic Expands Aviation Maintenance Department

05/06/2002 – Epic Acquires New Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP

01/08/2001 – Epic Embraces Computer-Based Instruction