Department of Aviation

Aviation Student Organizations

Eta Mu Sigma Aviation

The Eta Mu Sigma National Honor Society is established to recognize and honor 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: Jared Thomas
Advisor: Stephen Swartz

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 effectively 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 President: Quintin Dupper
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, precision pilot skills, and above all, encourages those who are passionate about aviation.


Student President: Adam Shaffer
Advisor: Wayne Ceynowa

Women in Aviation, 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 a challenging and fulfilling careers in the aviation and aerospace industries.

Student President: Sammy Heine
Advisor: James Birdsong

Last Updated: January 11, 2019