AIA Congratulates Bob Hoover on Wright Brothers Trophy Award

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association congratulates Robert L. “Bob” Hoover on his selection as the recipient of the 2014 Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy.  The Wright Trophy is annually awarded to a living American for “…significant public service of enduring value to aviation in the United States.”

FAA’s Motion Picture UAS Decision a Good First Step

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey on FAA’s decision to permit limited use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to produce motion pictures

ADS-B Infrastructure: On Time, On Budget, On the Job

The Department of Transportation Inspector General’s report on issues surrounding the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) system fails to state the obvious, that the infrastructure necessary to implement ADS-B is on time, on budget and on the job.  It is imperative that to improve our air transportation system and to enhance safety for future generations, the aviation industry, operators and government must all do their part to make NextGen a success.

AIA Joins World Civil Aviation Organizations in Advancing Fuel Efficiency and Reducing Emissions

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey on the new collaborative climate action goals

AIA Praises Passage of FY15 Short-Term Continuing Resolution

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey commending passage of the FY2015 Continuing Resolution which will keep the government operating through December 11, 2014