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Robinson HS Aerospace Academy - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Academy
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To apply if you live out of the Robinson High School area, please see the CHOICE website at: http://www.sdhc.k12.fl.us/doc/list/hillsborough-choice-options/about/95-381 

We are now dual-enrollment with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) in Daytona Beach, FL...earn COLLEGE CREDITS here!  

Welcome!  I'm Mr. Kaloostian (Mr. K), a retired USAF pilot; I flew tankers and bombers and now fly general aviation Cessna's and anything else when somebody will let me!  This will be my 12th year teaching Aerospace Technology and I thoroughly enjoy everything about it.  There are more opportunities to get into an exciting career in aerospace than you can imagine, and I'm not just suggesting pilot, mechanic or astronaut.  I invite you to come learn how to fly airplanes, operate Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS's or drones) and launch rockets, and research outer space!  Take advantage of all we have to offer: field trips, free airplane rides through the Experimental Aircraft Association's (EAA) "Young Eagles" flights and lots of other unique opportunities.  Here at the MAA you get a unique chance to learn, build, practice, tour and enjoy various aerospace activities and businesses.  Our relationships with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, MacDill Air Force Base, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Aviation Academy (NAA), various Aerospace Manufacturers and the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) open up a world of opportunities to understand the breadth of military and civilian aerospace.  This year, 2016-2017, Aerospace Technology levels 3 and 4 will again be ERAU courses and those students will become ERAU college students and receive college credits.

Traditional and IB students may join the Aeronautical Academy!  I encourage you to visit this website then come visit us in room 060 of Robinson High School.  If you enjoy getting your feet off the ground, you'll enjoy our Academy!







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Mr. Jeff Kaloostian, Colonel, USAF (retired)
(813) 272-3006, x271
Career & Technical Education Department Chair
Aerospace Technology Instructor
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Adjunct Professor
FAA Advanced Ground Instructor
Commercial Pilot, Instrument rated
(Single/Multi-Engine, Boeing 707/720)