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LETU School of Aeronautical Science Begins Move to Airport


Mon, Jun 8 2009

Cardboard boxes abounded at LeTourneau University’s School of Aeronautical Science as it began moving into its new facility at East Texas Regional Airport today. The move is expected to take about two weeks for moving the classroom and offices into the new 55,500-square-foot facility at 200 Airpark Drive. The contents of LETU’s airplane hangar will be moved will begin later in the summer.
Renovations have been underway since last summer. About 30 faculty and staff will have their offices at the new facility which will serve about 250 students studying aviation in the fall.
This new facility unites the school’s aviation program all at one location for the first time since the mid-1960s” said Fred L. Ritchey, dean of the School of Aeronautical Science. 
A public dedication ceremony will be held in the fall.

 


 

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