I will be leaving the military soon and Leading Edge Aviation in Bend, OR is one of the places that really caught my attention. I have already spoken the GI Bill liaison at the school and the aviation program manager at Central Oregon Aviation. I am also still work on speaking with Upper Limit Aviation and Southern Utah University in Cedar City, UT on information. Other than what they cover under the GI Bill, the local areas also attracted me. I love the outdoors and both places are in some nice spots. Good luck on you decision.
Good evening everyone! I am set to retire on May 1st from the US Army after 17+ years and will be looking to use my Post 9/11 GI Bills benefits. I am currently 35 and had a chance at an early retirement (full retirement benefits, only smaller percentage) and jumped on it. I have decided to try my hand at an aviation career and flying helicopters has always intrigued me. I am currently stationed in Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA and would be willing to move to ensure that I am attending a quality school. I would prefer it is tied to a degree program with a local university or college that cov