AIA Aero Blog

  • April 14, 2016
How does the proposed FY 2017 defense budget address the challenges of balancing modernization, readiness and personnel? I think we struck a reasonable balance.  The Secretary has been pretty articulate about the fact that this is a threat driven budget and it’s driven by changes in the world.... Read More

AIA Aero Blog

  • September 24, 2015
The Council of Defense and Space Industry Associations (CODSIA), consisting of the Aerospace Industries Association, American Council of Engineering Companies, the Information Technology Alliance for the Public Sector, the National Defense Industrial Association, the Professional Services Council and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, filed comments in response to... Read More

AIA Aero Blog

  • September 15, 2015
During the kickoff event of National Air and Space Week, the Air Force Association’s Air and Space Conference, AIA President and  CEO Dave Melcher used his participation on a panel about the state of the aerospace sector to emphasize the need for Congress to reauthorize the ... Read More