Aeronautics

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10 Facts about this Career

  • They work on aircraft
  • They're allowed to fly aircraft
  • They build different aircraft like jets, airplanes, and other things like that
  • Gravity is a big factor on their job because they need to know how to keep a plane in the air
  • Physics is an important class they need to take
  • They also need to take calculus, algebra and advanced placement physics
  • They use the laws of aerodynamics to study how objects and surfaces move through space
  • They design, maintain, and test vehicles that travel in the earths atmosphere
  • They need an aerospace, aeronautical, and astronautical engineering degree
  • The America institute of aeronautics and astronautics is one of the groups for Aeronautical Engineers

Pros and Cons of being a Aeronautical Engineer

PROS - Good things about being a Aeronautical Engineer

1. Could be a fun job or the opposite of boring because the aircraft you work on could be very and you might have to go up high because of the big aircraft.

2. You get good pay because it is an important job.

3. Get to work with lots of other people.


CONS - Bad things about being a Aeronautical Engineer

1. Bad for your health after a while because you might have to lift heavy objects.

2. Frightening because of how high you have to go.

3. It is exhausting because you have to work long hours.

Helpful Highschool And College Courses

High School - Calculus, Chemistry, Physics, Statistics and Probability, and Trigonometry/Advanced Algebra.


College - Aerospace, Aeronautical, And Astronautical Engineering Degree

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

- Army ROTC Training

- Air Force ROTC Training

Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, phone 734-764-1817

Pros


  • Not too expensive
  • More men then woman
  • Has lots of variation in sports

Cons
  • Won't be able to see family
  • Far from home
  • Doesn't have the specific job I'm looking for

Illinois Institue of Technology

Illinois Institute of Technology
3300 South Federal Street
Chicago, IL 60616-379

Phone: 312-567-3000


Pros

  • Friend from there
  • A place to stay if I go there
  • Lots of variation with classes etc.

Cons
  • Far drive
  • No family there
  • Don't know much about it

Mississippi State University

Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Phone 662.325.2323


Pros

  • Offers good care
  • Many different athletic programs
  • Variation in sports, classes etc.


Cons

  • 13 Hours away
  • No family
  • No known friends

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200

Reston, VA 20191-5807

800-639-AIAA(2422)

American Society for Engineering Education

1818 N Street, N.W., Suite 600

Washington, DC 20036-2479

Main phone(202) 331-3500

Job Advertisement

Would you like to work on rockets, aircraft, fighter jets, and commercial airplanes like that well lately the ASEE which is the (American Society for Engineering Education)is recruiting constructional engineers because the number of workers is decreasing and has been for a while now. Although you will need to know lots about rockets and other aircraft like that you also need a aerospace, aeronautical, and astronautical engineering degree. If you would also want to make at least $51,680 as just an entry level then this is the job for you. If your also an army kinda guy and you like fighter jets this should interest you and there's also things like stunt planes. If you would like to apply for this job right now just contact 202-331-3500 or visit even the America Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics at the address 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200.