Industry Issues Archive

Balance of Trade

Dec. 17, 2014

Berry Recognized with Lyman Award

Arlington, Va. — F. Clifton “Clif” Berry, Jr., a long-time journalist, author and public relations professional in the aerospace and defense field, has been selected to receive the 2014 Lauren D. Lyman Award for outstanding achievement in aerospace communications.

Sequestration

Arlington Chamber of Commerce

EXCERPT FROM PREPARED REMARKS:
Timothy Keating, Senior Vice President, Government Operations, The Boeing Company
December 12, 2014

AIA Presents First Wright-Curtiss Legacy Award to U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association presented its first Wright-Curtiss Legacy Award December 2 to U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.), in recognition of his longtime support of the aerospace and defense industry.

AIA and NAR recognized for significant STEM contributions

On Wednesday, November 5, 2014, the National Aeronautic Association named AIA and the National Association of Rocketry (NAR) the 2014 recipients of the Frank G. Brewer Trophy.

2014 Executive Report Third Quarter

Oct. 1, 2014

Safeguarding of Unclassified Controlled Technical Information

Oct. 15, 2014

Cybersecurity attacks continue to increase in frequency and sophistication for the aerospace and defense industries. A new requirement of contracting with the Department includes a new information security clause:

DFARS…

Two places where Congress could encourage long-term economic growth — but has yet to do so

Author: Marion C. Blakey, President and CEO, AIA

The 113th Congress will soon be in the history books, with a record for advancing long-term economic growth that's spotty at best. Indeed, there are a couple of significant actions legislators could take that would tangibly benefited jobs creation and business performance.

Aerospace and the Export-Import Bank of the U.S.

Governor Jay Inslee's Aerospace Summit

EXCERPT FROM PREPARED REMARKS:
Timothy Keating, Senior Vice President, Government Operations, The Boeing Company
September 30, 2014

Joint Government and Industry Executive Forum for Lead (Pb)-free Electronics

Oct. 01, 2014

Transitioning to lead-free electronics in the Aerospace and Defense (A&D) industry demands careful analysis and research into the performance, costs and availability of these materials. The Aerospace…