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Need vaccine? Learn how to get your shot at or call 1-877-VAX-IN-VA. Mon-Sat 8am-6pm. Language translation and online American Language available.  Virginia Relay users dial 7-1-1.

¿Necesitas vacunarte? Entérate cómo conseguir tu vacuna en o llamando al 1-877-829-4682 de Lun-Sáb 8am-6pm. Traducción disponible en tu idioma. Usuarios de TTY pueden marcar al 7-1-1.

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Dance with the Clouds & Sail the Skies

COVID-19 Update

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VA Department of Aviation

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The Virginia Department of Aviation is a state transportation agency whose mission is to cultivate an advanced aviation system that is safe and secure, and that also provides for economic development, promotes aviation awareness and education, and provides the most efficient flight services for the Commonwealth leadership and state agencies.

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COVID-19 Information

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The spread of COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact on not just the aviation industry but the global economy.  The situation is changing on a daily basis and there remains considerable uncertainty as to how long this outbreak will last and what will be the final impacts.

COVID-19 Policy and Recommendations

Aviation Ambassadors Gold Level Signoffs

Virginia Aviation Ambassadors participants who have completed the Gold Level but not yet had their passport reviewed or been fitted for a leather jacket are invited to schedule an appointment to fly or drive to the Virginia Department of Aviation's hangar on Richmond International Airport on the mornings of Friday, July 30 or Saturday, July 31.

Jackets can then be ordered and presented at the awards ceremony coming up in September.

To schedule an appointment email Kimberly Wells or Betty Wilson.

Dance with the Clouds & Sail the Skies

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The Virginia Department of Aviation began a campaign to promote aviation careers in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  The first of a series of commercials began running during Aviation Week in Virginia (August 12-16, 2019).  Commercials were shown on stations in  Roanoke (site of the 2019 Virginia Aviation Conference),  Richmond, Harrisonburg, Bristol and Lynchburg.

Additional commercials were planned to run through the end of October 2019 and then commence again in March 2020 (running through the end of May 2020).

With all the opportunities currently available, now is a great time to consider an aviation career!

Dance with the Clouds & Sail the Skies (view the original video)

Additional Aviation Career Videos can be found on the Education Page.