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Penn State World Campus

Penn State World Campus tuition discount for federal employees, spouses and dependents. Federal employees are eligible for a 5% tuition reduction on Penn State World Campus online programs. Visit for details.

Maternity Leave

Maternity Leave

Ever have questions about what paperwork you needed to file, what articles help give you guidance or just how to go about planning your Maternity Leave.

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Join PWC!

As part of the National Employee Forum, PWC leadership meets on a quarterly basis with FAA Headquarters executives, including at times the FAA Administrator, to discuss policies and issues impacting FAA employees. This avenue keeps PWC at the forefront of change and provides an opportunity to dialogue on areas that can impact the interests of PWC membership.

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Anchorage Aviation Day

October 13

PWC & Girls In Aviation join together for the 2nd annual Anchorage Aviation Day October 13, 2018.  Registration is now open.  

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Founder Interviews

Click on each of the founders picture above to enjoy a one on one conversation with these extraordinary women!

Who is PWC -Ana Carey (Mendivil)

Meet PWC Member Ana Mendivil

My name is Ana Mendivil and I have been a PWC member since 2014. I had fallen in love with airplanes long before then but was in pursuit of a career as a pilot until Trish Cummings gave me a tour of Los Angeles ARTCC.

Prior to the tour, I attended Mt. San Antonio College and attained both Commercial Flight and Aviation Science degrees. By the time I had decided to pursue air traffic a hiring bid had been cancelled, the hiring process had been changed so previous qualifications did not provide special consideration, but I still met qualifications so I threw my hat into the ring.

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Making the most of your performance review

When the Washington Capitals won the Stanley Cup recently, hockey fans saw how excellent individual performance can contribute to tremendous results for an entire organization. The Caps had trouble in the offseason before, so individual players had to face their shortcomings head on to make it to the next level. Players who had stumbled before dug deep to overcome obstacles, and as a team they strategized together to win.

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Joining Forces to Reduce Surface Safety Events

We got a great look at the benefits of joining forces and collaborating this week.

The ATO, along with our colleagues in Aviation Safety and Airports, hosted a safety summit aimed at making sure all of our airspace users understand and are focused on solutions to a top safety priority – reducing wrong-surface events. A wrong-surface event is when the pilot of an aircraft lands or departs on the wrong runway, taxiway, or the wrong airport. We’ve been seeing far too many of these.

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ATO Riders of the Storm

As we prepare for some potentially destructive storms over the coming days, we are employing lessons learned from natural disasters as far back as Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and as recently as Maria and Irma last year.

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