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Careers in Aviation

Careers in Aviation Guide

The La Crosse Regional Airport developed a Careers in Aviation Guide to help local students navigate their way through their careers interests and aspirations in the field of aviation. The guide is comprised of local professionals that represent the different fields of aviation that exist right here in our community.

Download your free copy here!

Aviation Explorers Program

The careers in aviation explorers program is LSE's way of promoting careers in aviation. High School students can attend hands-on interactive meetings every other Wednesday at the La Crosse Regional Airport. Session dates and topics can be found below.

Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in High School
  • Parent / guardian approval
  • Desire to learn. A commitment to attend at least 10 of 15 meetings.

Interest form can be found here, and can be submitted to your local high school guidance counselor, emailed to gatewayexploring@gmail.com, or brought to the open house at the La Crosse Regional Airport on Sept 25th. 

Dates:

Wed, Sept 25 - 4:00-5:30 - Open House

Wed, Oct 16 - 4:00-5:30 - Pilots

Wed, Oct 30 - 4:00-5:30 - Airline Operations / Flight Attendant

Wed, Nov 13 - 4:00-5:30 - Jet Mechanics

Wed, Nov 27 - 4:00-5:30 - Flight Instructor

Wed, Dec 11 - 4:00-5:30 - TSA / Air Traffic Control

Wed, Jan 8 - 4:00-5:30 - Airport Management

Wed, Jan 22 - 4:00-5:30 - Air Service Development

Wed, Feb 12 - 4:00-5:30 - Aircraft Identification

Wed, Feb 26 - 4:00-5:30 - Flight Simulator Training

Wed, Mar 11 - 4:00-5:30 - Airport Operations / Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting

Wed, Mar 25 - 4:00-5:30 - Airport Maintenance

Wed, Apr 8 - 4:00-5:30 - Drone Flying

Wed, Apr 15 - 4:00-5:30 - Rocket Building

Wed, May 13 - 4:00-5:30 - All Advisors and Explorers Party