Industry Issues Archive

Marion C. Blakey, President and Chief Executive Officer, AIA “The Heavens Are Our Sandbox”

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Worldwide Center for Aviation and Aerospace Leadership
2nd Annual Aviation & Aerospace Manufacturing Summit
Orlando, Florida
Friday, Feb. 25, 2010

Remarks as Prepared for Delivery

AIA Encouraged by Passage of Senate FAA Reauthorization Bill

Feb. 18, 2011

AIA supports the “FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act” (S. 223) approved by the U.S. Senate Feb. 17.

“We’re very pleased that…

AIA Supports FAA Reauthorization Act

Feb. 16, 2011

AIA supports the FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011 (H.R. 658) as introduced by the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation Feb. 11.

The future of NextGen

Feb. 15, 2011

The House and Senate have each declared passage of a new FAA Authorization bill a top legislative priority, very welcome news after more than three years of…

NASA Budget Falls Short of Stated Goals

Feb. 14, 2011

We are disappointed with the proposed fiscal year 2012 budget for NASA of $18.7 billion, which represents a cut of $750 million from the authorized level and…

Defense FY2012 Budget Request Supportive of Nation’s Industrial Base

Feb. 14, 2011

We are encouraged that the 2012 fiscal year Defense Department budget request for procurement and research and development reflects a slight increase from last year’s request. At…

NextGen Cleared for Takeoff in FY12 President’s Budget

Feb. 14, 2011

We are pleased to see the administration’s continued commitment to improving efficiency and safety and reducing the environmental impact of the National Aerospace System through the fiscal…

World’s Largest Rocket Contest for Students Launches into Qualifying Rounds

Feb. 11, 2011

More than 600 teams from 48 states and the District of Columbia are preparing their hand-designed model rockets to qualify for the ninth annual Team America…

Marion C. Blakey testimony for House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee

House Transportation and Infrastructure, Subcommittee on Aviation

Hearing on the Authorization of the Federal Aviation Administration

February 9, 2011

Marion C. Blakey, President and CEO

FAA Reauthorization Critical to Civil Challenges

Feb. 09, 2011