​With over 30 years of aviation training, Jacksonville University Aviation has a rich history. Graduates from both majors; Aviation Management and Aviation Management & Flight Operations are shaping all parts of the industry will their skills and leadership. Jacksonville University Aviation Alumni - today's leader's in Aviation.​

Some of our Alumni

Johann Thorarensen, AVO 2001Kyle Knable, fleet Analyst Atlas Air AVM 2014

After graduating, Kyle moved to St. Louis, MO to work for GoJet AIrlines where he held positions as crew scheduler, training analyst and manager of crew scheduling. In 2016, Kyle accepted a position of fleet analyst at Atlas Air in Miami, FL.

Aimee Clancy, AVM 2000William (Bill) Slupski NAVAIR Director, Acquisition and Program Management, AVO 1991

After graduating, Bill began his government and Navy career when he was hired into the Navy's Logistics Career Intern Program as a Logistics Management Specialist at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) headquarters in Arlington, VA. After holding many   positions within NAVAIR, Bill was selected as the director of acquisition and program management in 2014. 

Justin Schlecter, AVO 2002Justin Schlecter, AVO 2002

After graduating from JU in 2002, Justin spent a year and a half flight instructing at the Delta Connection Academy until being hired at Chautauqua Airlines. Justin spent two years based in New York City as a First Officer flying EMB-145 regional jets, then upgrading to Captain for the final two years. From 2007-2014, he flew extensively between North America and Asia flying B747-400's for Hong Kong based Cathay Pacific Airways. In August of 2014, he joined Delta Air Lines as a New York City based MD-88 First Officer.