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Perkins Legislation Critical to Ensuring a Robust A&D Workforce

The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (H.R. 5587) overwhelmingly passed out of the House Education and Workforce Committee on May 17. Commonly referred to as “Perkins” – as it reauthorizes the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act – the bill is a major step forward in bringing common […]

Missouri Students Win National Championship in World’s Largest Rocket Contest

Festus High School Rocketry Club out launch nation’s top teams, will represent U.S. at International Competition in June The Plains, Va. – Proving their impressive prowess with science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills, the Festus High School of Festus, Mo., captured first prize at the Team America Rocketry Challenge’s (TARC) Final Fly-off, held Saturday […]

Congratulations to the TARC 2017 Champions!

Congratulations to our 2017 Team America Rocketry Challenge winners, Festus High School of Festus, Mo. They bested 100 teams from around the country to take home a package of scholarships and prizes worth more than $20,000. They’ve also won the opportunity to represent the United States at the International Rocketry Challenge at the International Paris […]

A Census that Matters: Aerospace and Defense Workforce Study Launched

American citizens depend upon the highly skilled and dedicated men and women who make up our aerospace and defense workforce to help them fly safely, keep our country secure, and to provide the sustained innovation that results in continued U.S. leadership in the global economy. Our workforce is a valued national asset that can’t be […]

Student Rocketeers Soar into Finals of World’s Largest Rocket Contest in D.C.

TARC Announces Top 100 Teams Competing for National Championship Arlington, V.A. – This May, students will prove that for both their dreams and their scientific expertise, the sky truly is the limit.  As part of the 15th annual Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) National Finals, one hundred finalist teams of middle and high school students […]

Trump Budget: New Priorities, New Opportunities

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher on the preliminary budget submitted to Congress by President Trump. Arlington, Va. — President Trump’s preliminary budget submission reflects a substantial re-ordering of priorities. The Aerospace Industries Association welcomes the President’s proposal as the vital first step in determining national priorities for the coming years and […]

AIA Organizes Workforce Panel at Historically Black Colleges and Universities Meeting

As part of AIA’s commitment to growing and retaining a robust workforce, AIA Director for Workforce and Industrial Base Policy Robin Thurman organized a lively aerospace and defense industry panel called “Bridging the Gap: From Classroom to Corporate World,” as part of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Chancellors and Presidents gathering in Washington […]

AIA: President Trump Should Sign Repeal of Blacklisting Rule

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher urging President Trump to sign the Congressional Review Act repeal of the Blacklisting rule, E.O. 13673. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association welcomes the Senate vote to eliminate Executive Order 13673 – known as the ‘blacklisting’ rule – and calls on President Trump to sign […]

Workforce Feature: Kristen D. – BAE Systems

College: Clarkson University Field(s) of study: Mechanical Engineering Position at BAE Systems: Mechanical Engineer Years at BAE Systems: 4 What do you find exciting about your area of focus or your specific job at BAE Systems? As a Mechanical Engineer at BAE Systems, I get to solve questions like “How can we get this advanced […]

Workforce Feature: Aditya A. – BAE Systems

Name: Aditya A. College: Virginia Tech Field(s) of study: Computer Engineering Position at BAE Systems: Electrical Engineer What do you find exciting about your area of focus or your specific job at BAE Systems? Computer Engineering teaches you how to build the brains of the computer. All the richness you experience in the digital world […]

Workforce Feature: Alfonso Lopez – Raytheon

Name:  Alfonso Lopez College University of Texas at Dallas Field(s) of study: Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Engineering Position at Raytheon:  Engineer Years at Raytheon:  Three What do you find exciting about your area of focus or your specific job at Raytheon? It’s fun.  The work we do is exciting.  The growth has been positive.  The opportunities […]

Workforce Feature: Bethany Hostetler – Raytheon

Name:  Bethany Hostetler College: Indiana University Position at Raytheon:  Finance What do you find exciting about your area of focus or your specific job at Raytheon? It’s a very diverse company.  Being an innovative company, that brings in a lot of different ideas. Anything else you’d like to provide that you think would encourage someone […]

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