Andy Farrell

Title: Associate Professor, Aircraft Systems 

E-mail: AndyFarrell@letu.edu

Began teaching at LETU in Fall 2001

Education and Training

  • NiCad Battery Maintenance School, United Batteries, Houston, Texas, 2004
  • Digital Avionics Systems, UCLA Extension, 1999
  • M.S. Aeronautical Science, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, 1997
  • B.S. Moody Bible Institute/Moody Aviation, 1988
  • Bell Helicopter Factory Maintenance Training, Electrical Systems, SIUC Carbondale IL

Awards, Grants and Certifications

  • Aviation Technologies Teacher of the Year, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, 2001
  • Federal Aviation Administration Certified Mechanic Airframe and Powerplant Ratings, 1988 - no expiration.
  • Federal Communications Commission General Radiotelephone Operators License, 1988 - no expiration.
  • Amateur Radio Advanced Class Operators License, 1988


  • Mr. Farrell did a research project at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University on airline security.


  • AAE National Conference, Presentation on Helicopter Avionics Systems

Professional Activities and Affiliations

Conferences and Meetings Attended

  • Attended the AAE National Conference in Daytona Beach, Fla., in 2000.
  • Participated in the Duncan Aviation Intelli-conference in Lincoln, Neb.

Service (Community Involvement)

  • Crossroads Community Church in Longview, Texas, member.
  • Blood and platelet donor with the Red Cross.
  • Leader of Alert Cadet Squad.
  • JAARS spring break mission trip sponsor in 2002 and 2003.
  • Faculty sponsor for the LeTourneau Aviation Society (LAS) 2003-04.