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Airbus A319/A320/A321 (CFM56) Line and Base

Looking to take your aviation maintenance career to the next level? Look no further, as Indiana Aerospace University has collaborated with APlus Technical Training Center (ATTC) to offer the Airbus A319/A32/A321 (CFM56) Line and Base Maintenance Type Rating Course. This course will equip you with the skills to work with one of the world’s most widely used commercial aircraft, opening up exciting new career opportunities. Take advantage of this incredible chance to enhance your proficiency and reach new heights in your professional journey!
Course Title: Airbus A319/A320/A321 (CFM56) Line and Base Maintenance Type Rating (Level 3)
Training Schedule: March 18-April 30, 2024
Venue: ATTC Facility, MCIAA, Cebu City.
Registration Period: February 24-March 5.
Limited to 25 participants only.
For inquiries and reservations, call Ms. Rheanne 09951414618.

Registration is now open to new students ad transferees for AY 2024-2025

‘ | ✈️Let’s take a moment to recognize the outstanding graduates of Indiana Aerospace University’s Bachelor of Science in Aircraft Maintenance Technology program. (L-R); . (Class of 2023), . (Class of 2022),  . (Class of 2023), . (Class of 2022),  . (Class of 2022),  . (Class of 2019),  . (Class of 2022),   . (Class of 2022) . (Class of  2019) have all proven themselves to be exceptional aviation professionals at Aviation Partnership Philippines (APlus). Their commitment to excellence should serve as a shining example for the future generation of aerospacers. Let’s come together to celebrate and honor their hard work.    With their awe-inspiring achievement as our compass, we are inspired to accomplish remarkable goals and reach far greater heights. #APlusCadetshipForExcellence #ACEBatch2 #AviationPartnershipPhilippines #Aerospacers #WeGiveYouWingsToFly

Junior High School Enrollment Is Now Open

We are pleased to inform you that enrollment is currently open for new students and transferees. Nothing gives us more reason to smile every day than you boarding up this plane✈️✈️✈️ we call our school, your home in the sky!
☎ (32)4194500 loc. 2894/2897
IAU Town Center Kagodoy Rd., Basak, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu.

IAUDRRMU conducted a Deployment Briefing & Send-Off Activity

On January 10, 2024, IAUDRRMU conducted a Deployment Briefing & Send-Off Activity at the Aerospacers’ Hall, attended by all members rendering duty for the Sinulog-related activities.
This is part of the preparations for the responders as they gear up for their first external deployment of the year, which is for the world renowned Sinulog festivities. Members will be deployed as medical first responders at the Basilica Minore Del Sto. Niño for the novena masses, Lapu-Lapu City for the Traslacion, and at the South Road Properties for the Sinulog Grand Parade.
The Operational Briefing and Send-Off Activity ensures as well that our members are well-prepared for the upcoming duties which underscores our commitment to this meaningful deployment.

Bulak Para Kay Niño

The Indiana Aerospace University (IAU) community is preparing for the upcoming fluvial procession on January 20, 2024. We’re looking for kind individuals to sponsor flowers for this special event. Your flower contributions, along with prayer petitions, will be gracefully dropped over the image of the Sto. Niño as the galleon ship sails through the Mactan Cebu Harbor Channel to CCLEX. We kindly ask that you package these in plastic packs to make it easier for our IAU pilots to shower your flower offerings. You can drop off your flower contributions and prayer intentions at the following locations: 1. St. Therese Chapel, IAU campus at Kagodoy Rd., Basak, LapuLapu City. 2. IAU Condotel, 223 D. Jakosalem Street, Cebu City. We’re looking forward to your support. Your floral contributions will add to the beauty and significance of the fluvial procession. | Photo courtesy: The Freeman

Embracing Tradition, Celebrating Unity

Embracing Tradition, Celebrating Unity | January 12, 2024 | Indiana Aerospace University at Sinulog 2024 ✈️.
Witnessing the merging of faith and festivity, the IAU Dance Troupe, alongside eleven other schools, danced with joyous hearts in the Opening Salvo of Sinulog sa Sugbo Philippines 2024. Despite the rain and shine, we swayed in devotion to Sr. Sto. Niño proudly representing IAU for the ninth time since 2015. Here’s to the enduring spirit of One Cebu Island—Viva Pit Senyor!

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ANNOUNCEMENT | A.Y. 2023-2024, 2nd Semester Academic Calendar

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Heads up, Aerospacers! As we run further to the horizon, the finish line gently manifests itself as we face the second and final chapter of this academic year with might and brawn. Therefore, the final waves of challenges and moments of relaxation are also upon us.
Straightaway, furnished are this semester’s significant dates to take note of throughout the rest of the academic year. We are jumpstarting this semester’s journey on January 8, 2024, and will conclude on May 11, 2024, wherein the 31st Commencement Exercises will take place.
With the new year signifying new possibilities and opportunities, we take another step toward our venture to success with hope and bravery, guided by the wisdom of our Almighty Father.
Shine on, Aerospacers!

The Ricardo Cardinal J. Vidal scholarship program for teacher education

The Ricardo Cardinal J. Vidal scholarship program for teacher education is a four-year academic scholarship named after the former Archbishop of Cebu (1982-2010) and recognized as the champion of peace and sobriety. This scholarship will support qualified applicants taking the Bachelor in Elementary Education and Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education Major in English/Mathematics. Qualifications : 1. Bonafide resident of Lapu-Lapu City. 2. Graduating Grade 12 with a General Average Rating of no less than 90%. 3. Roman Catholic. Requirements : 1. Accomplished Academic Scholar profile. 2. Photocopy of the Grade 12 report card (1st semester). 3. Photocopy of Good Moral Certificate. 4. Two (2) copies of 1×1 and 2×2 colored ID pictures with a nametag on blue background. Submission of requirements: May 15-26 Examination date: May 27, 2023 (Saturday) For more information, call Sr. Justine Saluta, OSF, at (032)2386073/09255557463. #IndianaAerospaceUniversity #IAU #Aerospacer  

Aerospace Engineering R&D Team launch Teresa 3 Analog 1 Rocket

“3…2…1… ! ☄ , ”✨ Teresa III Analog I and II were successfully launched last June 2 by the IAU AE-Research and Development Team. The crew demonstrated reusable rocket technology by relaunching Teresa III Analog I at 0932H and safely retrieving it, accumulating datasets that will be used for future rocket launches. Teresa III Analog II rocket was launched at 1100H with the purpose of testing the deployment of a Can Satellite as a payload at a higher altitude which was successfully deployed and recovered. The final phase of the Teresa III rocket’s development will make use of the data gathered by the payload. The team’s success in achieving a maximum apogee of 1,550 feet while simultaneously gathering all of the data telemetry from the two analog rockets was evidence that the rocket demonstration succeeded in its intended goal, marking another milestone for the Aerospace Engineering Students at Indiana Aerospace University. A prevalent display of how rockets may propel forward and inspire fellow Aerospacers that anything is achievable with hard work and devotion. The AE Research and Development team would like to thank the IAU Administration for the unwavering support. The Municipality of Medellin led by Mayor Joven Mondigo Jr., local government organizations PNP, MDRRM, DPWH, BFP and Brgy. Captain Imelda for enabling us to conduct our rocket launches safely. The final installment of the Teresa III rocket development awaits! Stay tuned for the momentous rocket lift-off that will leave you in awe. Let’s explore the cosmos together and envision a time when the universe’s limits serve as our playground. #IAUAERND #TERESARisingtotheStars #LaunchBeyondLimits #SYAE  

IAU Charter Service Provider Ormoc Air is now fully operational and ready to serve

Indiana Aerospace University’s (IAU) charter service provider Ormoc Air is now fully operational and ready to serve the community in terms of aerial tours, medical evacuation, and logistical transportation services for clients who wish to go to specific regions in the country that cannot be reached by major airlines. #FlyOrmocAir

College Department Midterm Exam schedule will be on October 24-29

Heads up, Aerospacers! College Department Midterm Exam schedule will be on October 24-29, as per Memorandum No. 31, series of 2022, released and signed by the Dean of all Colleges and the University’s CEO. Hence, please settle your account and secure your permit before the examination dates as the school will be closing the Altimeter and you will not be able to take the exam. – Shall be conducted at home through Altimeter – Laboratory courses shall be conducted through In-Person Please be guided accordingly. Stay healthy and productive everyone. #MidtermExam #FlyHighSoarHigh

IAU 30th Founding Anniversary

This year’s slogan, “Heading 30,” takes inspiration from a compass-like aircraft instrument called the directional gyro. As one of the critical systems in a piston-powered aircraft, it indicates the direction the plane is heading. Indiana Aerospace University vehemently believes that the only way forward is to move forward as speedy and as accurate as the directional gyro. Hence, on its 30th Founding Anniversary, IAU goes to great lengths in aligning its academic endeavors in the areas of flight training, academic instruction, research and development, and community extension services with local, regional, and global standards. In IAU, we ace with pace!

IAU Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Unit

The IDRRMU conducted its first School Based DRRM Orientation at the Aerospacer’s Hall on October 14, 2022. Participants were from the officers coming from the different departmental and institutionalized organizations, who were able to attain the basic knowledge of Disaster Risk Reduction and Management. The facilitators were able to impart and demonstrate basic medical first aid such as types of lifting, bandaging and CPR which are essential during medical emergencies. The student leaders that attended the orientation were evaluated after the demonstration by stations. To the student leaders, the IDRRMU appreciates your active participation in the said event with our hopes that you may apply all the skills and knowledge that you have learned. #IAU #IAUDRRMU #Aerospacer #SavedToServe

IAU wins 1st Philippine Aviation Research Conference, Published papers in Scopus-indexed journals

At the first Philippine Aviation Research Conference (PARC) held virtually nationwide on July 14-15, 2022, Indiana Aerospace University (IAU) garnered second place with the research paper entitled “Modeling and simulation of a proposed model rocket design” under the Aerospace/ Aeronautical Engineering Category and “A Structural Equation Modelling approach in evaluating perceived motivation of aviation technology students in using flight simulator” under the Aviation Education category.   The papers were presented by aerospace engineers and faculty Engr. Jeremy S. Bajado and no less than IAU’s Chief Executive Harold E. Toring. Engr. Bajado’s paper aimed at presenting the modeling and simulation results of a proposed high-powered rocket which was designed by a team of aerospace engineers of IAU, as spearheaded by Engr. Bajado himself. Mr. Toring’s paper intended to report a pioneer quantitative evaluation of 225 aviation technology students’ motivation in using flight simulators in an aviation school through the framework Hedonic-Motivation System Adoption Model, of which, results indicate acceptance of flight simulators as an educational tool to speed up the improvement pedagogy and instruction.   Two other papers with the titles “Validation of a Flying Competence Scale for Aircraft Pilots ” and “Evaluation of students’ satisfaction towards an adopted learning management system at Indiana Aerospace University: A Structural Equation Modelling Approach” were presented respectively by the head of Avionics Department Mr. Ranel M. Benatiro and core faculty Prof. Flordeliza B. Illustrisimo. The former emphasized the evaluation of the flying competence of aircraft pilots through a scale that was developed by pilots in IAU, which was approved by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP), while the latter revealed that by using Nguyen’s LMS satisfaction model (with sex and year levels added as moderating variables) results revealed that system content, interaction, and technology quality significantly and positively influenced students’ perceived usefulness of IAU’s Altimeter, the name of its Learning Management System (LMS), which subsequently led to student satisfaction.   Even though the studies presented did not earn a place in the conference, the paper presented by Mr. Benatiro was already published in the Journal of Aerospace Technology and Management, a Scopus-indexed scholarly journal, while the one by Prof. Illustrisimo had been accepted by the Asia-Pacific Management Review, also a Scopus-indexed journal and to be published by Elsiever, a globally renowned publisher of scientific research.   In an interview, CEO Harold Toring could not help but take pride in the University’s performance at the conference and its research endeavors. “Despite the fact that we only finished second place for the two research papers, the experience itself of having to share and contribute to aviation research is a winning moment already,” quipped Mr. Toring, who was very optimistic that the University can do more when it comes to undertaking research and development studies.   He disclosed that research is the currency in this knowledge-driven society adding that “this [IAU’s] is the just the start of the many more research activities that they will be pioneering, especially in this age of vulnerability, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity.”   To date, IAU awaits the publication of two more papers in different Scopus-indexed journals.   Bannering under the theme “Sustainability of Philippine Air Transport Amidst the Pandemic”, PARC 2022 is said to be the first national conference on aviation research, as hosted by Philippine State College of Aeronautics in partnership with the PATTS College of Aeronautics and Air Link International Aviation College.