Industry Issues Archive

AIA, NDIA, PSC Release Joint Industrial Base Report

Jan. 06, 2012

Impending cuts to the defense budget will stifle the ability of the defense industry to deliver innovation and urgent wartime capabilities according to a report released by…

AIA Calls for Measured Approach to Defense Budget

Jan. 05, 2012

For some time our industry has advocated that reductions in the defense budget be made on the basis of a new national defense strategy that seeks to…

2012 Executive Report Third Quarter

Jan. 03, 2012

2012 Executive Report Second Quarter

Jan. 03, 2012

2012 Executive Report First Quarter

Jan. 03, 2012

Human Capital Management

Dec. 22, 2011

This report provides a framework of Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for an organization to assess its ability to retain the critical knowledge that it needs, both internally…

AIA Elects Officers, Board of Governors for 2012

Dec. 20, 2011

The Aerospace Industries Association Board of Governors has elected David P. Hess, President of Pratt & Whitney, United Technologies Corporation, as its Chairman for 2012. Hess will…

Best Practices for Exploiting the Consumerization of Information Technologies

Dec. 17, 2011

The nature of the aerospace and defense business implies that the industry is one of the most severe test cases for the effective deployment of new consumer…

Sequestration Trigger Clouds Aerospace Picture

Dec. 14, 2011

Failure of the deficit reduction supercommittee and the specter of sequestration cuts cast a shadow on a relatively strong year for the aerospace industry.

“The fact…

Policies and Codes of Conduct for the Use of Social Network

Dec. 10, 2011

This document recommends templates for the policies and codes of conduct that companies should apply to their employees’ use of social networking tools, depending on whether those…