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About Aerospace

The aerospace sector parallels the need for technological advancement within the industry. Two large aerospace employers in the region currently employ more than 900 workers, performing functions ranging from composites design and engineering, avionics, and autonomous avoidance systems. To accommodate the expanding local and statewide employment opportunities, it is necessary to incorporate advanced technical training in the field of drone manufacturing and operations, as well as maintaining secure computer programming systems.

Upcoming/Past Events
UAS Public Safety-Utility Drone Seminar - July 2016
UAS Seminar HUSH Campus - December 2015
October Unmanned Aerial System Seminar - October 2015
Unmanned Aerial System Seminar Huron Shores Campus - October 2015
August Unmanned Aerial System Seminar - August 2015

In the Media

Drone classes for credit at ACC in Spring - December 2017
ACC Marine Tech Students learn how to use ROVs in connection with Drones
- September 2017
ACC has program that blends drones and ROVs - September 2017
Sky full of opportunities - June 2017
Oscoda students get firsthand drone lesson from ACC staff - April 2017
12 students successfully complete UAS Drone pilot prep course - February 2017
Initial group of students complete UAS pilot prep course - February 2017
ACC Works to Perfect Drone Program - February 2017
Class aims to help students get drone certified - January 2017
Talk of the town-UAS Update - January 2017
ACC receives van for drones - January 2017
It's not a bird or a plane, it's a drone - November 2016
Hillman students get glimpse of UAS - November 2016
Senator Peters visits Alpena Community College - May 2016
Peters promotes Great Lakes, unmanned aircrafts - May 2016
ACC board approves UAS van purchase - March 2016
State Senators Introduce Higher Education UAS Modernization Act - March 2016
Unmanned Aerial System Seminar at ACC - March 2016
Drone Testing - December 2015
Impact of Drones at ACC - December 2015
ACC Board of Trustees Drone Discussion - November 2015
ACC to invest in unmanned aircrafts - February 2015