Department of Aviation

Aviation Student Organizations

Eta Mu Sigma Aviation

The Eta Mu Sigma National Honor Society recognizes and honors those individuals in the majors and minors in the aviation curriculum who have, through scholarship and outstanding achievement, been a credit to their college. The primary functions of the society are to stimulate and encourage professional development through high academic performance, develop spiritual and intellectual leadership skills among society members, and provide a medium of communication between individuals in the industry and members of the society. The mission of the Society is to promote service in the community.

Student President: Madison Haney
Student Vice President: Sierra Hardwick
Advisor: Stephen Swartz


Ninety-Nines International Organization of Women Pilots, Aviatrixes Chapter

The Ninety-Nines International Organization of Women Pilots promotes advancement of aviation through education, scholarships, and mutual support while honoring our unique history and sharing our passion for flight.

Student President: Madison Haney
Student Vice President: Georgie Harrington


Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals

The Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the encouragement and advancement of minorities in all aviation and aerospace careers.

Student President: Asia Anchrum
Student Vice President: Marquas Carter
Advisor: Willie Billingslea


Professional Pilots of Tomorrow

Professional Pilots of Tomorrow is a volunteer-based national mentor program designed to assist up-and-coming pilots.

Student President: Peyton Arata
Student Vice President: Kyle Brennan
Advisor: Kurt Reesman


Striped Wings Student Ambassadors

The Striped Wings passionately represent Auburn Aviation through recognition of the Auburn Aviation Center, promotion of the aviation school’s opportunities, recruiting of prospective students, and assisting in communications between students, faculty, and alumni. They participate in tours, career fairs, outreach programs, conferences, air shows, fly-ins, and other events that promote Auburn Aviation.

Student Director: Sam Campos
Student Assistant Director: Scottie Manzo
Advisor: Earle Thompson


War Eagle Flying Team

The War Eagle Flying Team is nationally ranked competition flight squad that promotes aircraft ground knowledge, aircraft safety, and precision pilot skills. Above all, the team encourages those who are passionate about aviation.

Student President: Nate Trotman
Student Vice President: Seth Swiecichowski
Advisor: Wayne Ceynowa


Women in Aviation International, War Eagle Chapter

Women in Aviation International is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing networking, education, mentoring and scholarship opportunities for women (and men) who are striving for  challenging and fulfilling careers in the aviation and aerospace industries.

Student President: McKenzie Miller
Student Vice President: Yehowali Sekaya
Advisor: James Birdsong

Last Updated: October 17, 2019