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2018 Career Expo

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport’s Aviation & Transportation Career Expo gives students an opportunity to learn about careers, ask questions of industry experts and enjoy a hands-on experience in a variety of aviation and transportation fields.

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General Information

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport’s Aviation & Transportation Career Expo gives students from Dallas/Fort Worth and the neighboring communities an opportunity to learn about careers, ask questions of industry experts and enjoy a hands-on experience in a variety of aviation and transportation fields – from piloting a major airline plane to managing a local or national rail line or driving an emergency response vehicle.

New for 2018
This year’s event will begin and end at American Airlines Hangar #5

Friday, October 26, 2018
Grades 6-12, College
9:30am - 1:30pm

[ arrival times ]
9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am

Students attending the 2018 Career Expo must arrange their own transportation to and from the event.

By confirming your registration, you agree to the following liability and indemnity terms and conditions. Please read them carefully before your visit.

Additional Instructions

  • Students are to be supervised at all times! Teachers should stay with students when they are near the aircraft and other displays
  • Teachers should remind students they are not allowed to touch or sit on any of the aircraft/displays unless they are allowed by the pilot or owner
  • Unless instructed, students are not allowed inside any of the aircraft


Location

Location
American Airlines Hangar #5
Date and Time
Friday, October 26, 2018
9:30 - 1:30pm
Cost
Free Admission


Attendance

2017 Expo Attendees (Schools)
  28% Middle School (6-8)
  51% High School (9-12)
  21% Other
    
2017 School Locations
  43% Dallas
  21% Fort Worth
  26% DFW Metroplex
   10% Other


Latest Technology

Students at the Expo are encouraged to see the latest technology from many transportation fields, as well as view demonstrations from a large array of exhibitors including the Civil Air Patrol, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), Lockheed Martin, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and others. Numerous static aircraft, vehicles displays and information booths representing various aspects of the aviation and transportation community are available to everyone attending this dynamic educational experience.


Career Paths

Many types of careers are represented at the Aviation & Transportation Career Expo. Students have an opportunity to ask questions of industry experts about a variety of career paths including (but not limited to):

  Airlines
  Academic
  Aerospace
  Air Traffic Control
  Airport Administration
  Assembly
  Automotive
  Aviation
  Aviation Customer Service
  Commercial Pilot
  Curatorial
  Driver
  Education
  Emergency Services
  Engineering
  Environmental
  Government
  Health
  Health
  Law Enforcement
  Logistics
  Maintenance
  Management
  Mechanics
  Medical
  Meteorology
  Military
  Music
  Pilot Instructors
  Planning
  Quality Control
  Technicians
  Transportation
  Vehicle Maintenance
  Volunteer Service
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