The U.S. Industry Reception is the largest reception for the U.S. delegation at the Farnborough International Air Show. The event is attended by premiere civil aviation, space and defense companies as well as U.S. government executives. The reception will be held at the U.S. Ambassador’s residence in London.
The Space Potatoes rocketry team from Bellevue, Washington, bested 100 of the top student rocketry teams in the country to claim first place at the 2016 Team America Rocketry Challenge National Finals.
FAA UAS Rulemaking - The FAA recently demonstrated that government bureaucracies need not work at glacial speed to thoughtfully address technological change. This rulemaking model should be encouraged.
A new study commissioned by AIA from business information firm IHS Inc. concludes that aerospace and defense is a vital component of the U.S. economy, not solely for the role the industry plays in national security, transportation and technological innovation, but also because its influence spans many sectors and every state countrywide.