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Florida Institute of Technology. College of Aeronautics



  • Existence: 1968-present
  • Usage: 1968 - 1972
  • Usage: 1972 - 1993
  • Usage: 1993-present


The College of Aeronautics was originally founded as the Aerospace Technical Institute by Jerry Lauderbaugh. When it joined Florida Institute of Technology in 1972, it was renamed the School of Aeronautics. Currently it is called the College of Aeronautics.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

College of Aeronautics Records

Identifier: UA-COA004
Abstract The materials in this collection relate to the College of Aeronautics at Florida Tech in Melbourne, FL and primarily cover the period from 1968-1995. This limited collection of 1 archival box consists mostly of ephemera, publications, and documents illustrating the history and development of the program. The aeronautics program began as a 2 year course headed by Jerry Lauderbaugh under the name Aerospace Technical Institute (ATI), an affiliate of Florida Institute of Technology. In 1972, ATI...
Dates: 1968-2015