A new dean at the Alabama Aviation Center says the training at the school is essential with Fort Rucker’s presence in the wiregrass.
Tuscon Roberts is the new dean of aviation and workforce development.
He says with impending defense spending cuts... The airbus' corporation's new plant in Mobile may become even more important.
Roberts believes the aviation industry may move more to the private sector. Graduates from the aviation college in Ozark land jobs making around 45-thousand dollars a year.