Industry Issues Archive

AIA Disappointed in Budget Agreement

Apr. 15, 2011

The Aerospace Industries Association is disappointed that the recent budget agreement cuts defense programs more deeply than the levels recommended by Defense Secretary Gates.

World’s Largest Rocket Contest Advances Top 100 Finalists to Fly-Off in Washington, DC

Apr. 13, 2011

After nearly half a year of rocketry design, simulated flights and practice launches, 100 teams of middle and high school students from across the country are heading…

Marion C. Blakey, remarks at the 27th National Space Symposium

Remarks by Marion C. Blakey
President and CEO
Aerospace Industries Association
April 12, 2011

Industrial Base Mega Session
National Space Symposium

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Wes Bush, Chief Executive Officer and President, Northrop Grumman “Space – A New Way Forward”

On Tuesday, April 12, 2011, Northrop Grumman Chief Executive Officer and President Wes Bush addressed the 27th National Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Below are his remarks.

Marion C. Blakey, remarks at the commissioning of the David J. Hurley Air Traffic Control System

Marion C. Blakey 
President and CEO 
Aerospace Industries Association 
 
Commissioning of the David J. Hurley Air Traffic Control  
System Command Center 
Warrenton, Va. 
April 7, 2011

Polls Support Full Funding for FAA

Apr. 07, 2011

Recent polling conducted on behalf of the Aerospace Industries Association shows considerable public support for fully funding the Federal Aviation Administration and the Next Generation Air Transportation…

Robert J. Stevens, Chairman and CEO, “Security and Balance Essential in Our New Reality”

Remarks By Robert J. Stevens
Chairman and CEO,
Lockheed Martin Corporation
National Defense Industrial Association’s 36th Annual Army Executive Summit
Atlanta, Ga. - 04/05/2011

AIA Encouraged by Passage of House FAA Reauthorization Bill

Apr. 01, 2011

AIA supports the FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011 (H.R. 658) approved by the U.S. House April 1.

“We’re very pleased that the…

AIA Statement on WTO Subsidies Decision

Mar. 31, 2011

The Aerospace Industries Association welcomes the final ruling of the World Trade Organization 353 Panel, which rejected all but a fraction of Europe’s claims against the United…

Aerospace Ready to Support President’s Energy Policy

Mar. 30, 2011

President Obama’s remarks today outlined an exciting blueprint to achieve a long-term energy security policy for our nation. He highlighted the commitment of the U.S. Air Force…