Student Life
Student Spotlight: Stephen Nicholson

LIFT student Stephen Nicholson shares his journey of leaving a fourteen-year career as an engineer and uprooting his family to move from Louisiana to Indiana in pursuit of his dream of becoming an airline pilot. A year later, Stephen is nearly finished with flight training, ready to instruct other students training with LIFT and one step closer to being Republic ready!

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We’ve got swag

From a Bose headset to an Ogio backpack, our students get the hookup for their "school" supplies at LIFT.

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Q & A with an AME

One of the requirements for enrolling at LIFT is to have a First-Class Medical Examination and Certificate. If you’re clueless as to what that means, we have the inside scoop for you from two AMEs (Aviation Medical Examiners). Read our blog post to learn everything you ever wanted to know about these exams from Drs. Keith and Maureen Huff.

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Safety and Simulators

June is National Safety Month, a topic that is a top priority at LIFT (not only are we #avgeeks, we’re #safetygeeks, too). It stems from our parent company, Republic Airways, where for over 40 years, safety has been the most important part of Republic’s legacy.

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Welcome to Indy

If you’re a LIFT student who’s relocating to Indianapolis, you’re in for a treat. Our hometown has gained a national reputation for everything from professional sports to outstanding cuisine…and so much more.

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