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Epic Flight Academy Media and Press Releases

Check out our latest press releases and media. Since 1999, Epic Flight Academy has been making news as one of the most respected flight schools in the nation. We offer FAA-certified Part 141 and Part 61 flight training and Part 147 aircraft mechanic training. We have trained thousands of airline pilots from 80+ countries. Our graduates are now flying for more than 300 airlines worldwide. Likewise, Epic’s aircraft mechanic graduates work for a variety of airlines and aviation/aerospace companies.

Check here for breaking news, archived media, press releases, press photos, and logos. If you are interested in doing a news story about Epic Flight Academy, contact us. See more stories about Epic in the news!

Press Inquiries

Are you a reporter looking for flight training information? Are you covering a story about current trends in aviation? We frequently hear from reporters who are doing research for stories and are happy to help. Emailed inquiries will receive immediate responses. Contact us today. Epic Founder and CEO Danny Perna is available for interviews as is our Director of Education, Dr. Cindy Lovell.

Background for Press

Epic Flight Academy is located in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Established in 1999 by CEO Danny Perna, Epic offers Part 141 pilot training and Part 147 aircraft mechanic training. Epic has trained thousands of pilots from 80+ countries now flying for 300+ airlines. Pilot training typically takes 10-15 months depending on the student and the program. The aircraft mechanic program takes approximately 19 months. Epic employs more than 100 people and trains hundreds of students each year. Epic’s fleet includes all new glass cockpit aircraft and simulators. Epic Flight Academy maintains hiring partnerships with numerous airlines and aviation companies.

Current Press Release

02/12/2024 – Silver Airways and Epic Flight Academy Announce Partnership

Recent Press Releases

11/06/2023 – Epic Flight Academy Announces 2023 Aviation Scholarship Winners

11/02/2023 – Epic Flight Academy Partners with Purdue Global

10/30/2023 – Grand Opening at Epic’s New Location in Tucson, Arizona

05/16/2023 – Epic Offering $27,000 Tuition Scholarship in New Aircraft Mechanic Hiring Program

04/17/2023 – Epic and FEAM Aero Break Ground on New Aircraft Mechanic School

01/15/2023 – Epic Opens New Flight School in Tallahassee

11/07/2022 – Epic Announces 2022 Aviation Scholarship Winners

10/17/2022 – Epic COO Josh Rawlins Receives NBAA Award in Maintenance

09/18/2022 – Orlando Sentinel Recognizes Epic as a Top Workplace

08/08/2022 – First Class of Aircraft Mechanics Graduate as Part 147 School Receives M1 Visa Approval from Department of State

06/27/2022 – Epic Partners with Breeze Airways

06/08/2022 – Epic Awards $20,000 Aircraft Mechanic Scholarship to Burns SciTech Student

05/31/2022 – Epic Presents $25,000 Aircraft Mechanic Scholarship to NeoCity Academy Student

05/17/2022 – Republic Airways and Epic Flight Academy Establish Career Development Partnership

04/25/2022 – Ocala Chamber Joins Epic for Ribbon-Cutting

04/04/2022 – Epic Announces Ocala Open House for New Location

03/22/2022 – Epic Announces 7th Annual Aviation Scholarships

03/14/2022 – Epic Supports TESA Program at Atlantic High School

03/09/2022 – Epic Signs Articulation Agreement with Polk State College

02/07/2022 – Epic Awards $25,000 Scholarship to CUDAS UnHooked Recipient

02/04/2022 – Epic Takes Delivery of New Cessna Skyhawk 172S Nav III

01/26/2022 – Epic Announces Partnership FEAM Maintenance/Engineering

01/12/2022 – Epic Announces Partnership with United Airlines (Cision PR Newswire)

Archived Press Releases

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