Industry Issues Archive

Linda P. Hudson, Chief Executive Officer, BAE Systems remarks to NCMA World Congress

Remarks by Linda P. Hudson, CEO, BAE Systems,
NCMA World Congress, Denver, Colorado, July 11, 2011

AIA Marks End of an Era with Last Shuttle Launch

Jul. 08, 2011

The Aerospace Industries Association congratulates NASA on a remarkable record of achievement marked by the successful launch of the final space shuttle flight.

Over the past…

July 2011 eUpdate

Jul. 08, 2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AIA Calls for Continued Aerospace Investment

Jun. 30, 2011

Former FAA Administrator and current President and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Association, Marion C. Blakey, called for accelerated implementation of FAA’s Next Generation Air Transportation System…

Marion C. Blakey,  “Second to None - Maintaining U.S. Aerospace Leadership in the 21st Century”

Marion C. Blakey
President and CEO
Aerospace Industries Association

Aero Club of Washington
June 30, 2011

Remarks as prepared for delivery

Investments in defense systems dwindling

Jun. 30, 2011

During his confirmation hearing last week, incoming Defense Secretary Leon Panetta reiterated an earlier assertion from Secretary Robert Gates: The defense budget must not be viewed as…

AIA Criticizes President’s Remarks on Business Aviation

Jun. 29, 2011

We’re disturbed by President Obama’s remarks on business aviation today. It seems odd that he would undermine the aviation industry one day after visiting Alcoa’s factory and…

AIA Commends President Obama on Alcoa Visit

Jun. 28, 2011

President Obama’s visit to Alcoa in Davenport, Iowa, highlights the importance of aerospace and high-technology manufacturing to our nation.

“We were pleased to hear…

AIA Commends SASC on Contracting Provision

Jun. 28, 2011

We’re pleased that the Senate Armed Services Committee has approved an amendment to the fiscal year 2012 Defense Authorization by Senators Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Rob Portman…

American Students Win International Rocket Contest Fly-Off

Jun. 24, 2011

Student rocketeers from France, the United Kingdom and the United States competed today in the Fourth Annual Transatlantic Rocketry Challenge.

The four-member team from Rockwall-Heath High…