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Associations Praise Update to Product Certification Guide

AIA, AEA, GAMA release Third Edition of the FAA and Industry Guide to Product Certification Washington, DC – The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA), Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) and the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) today announced the approval of an updated United States (U.S.) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)/Industry Guide to Product Certification. The last version […]

Missouri Students Win National Championship in World’s Largest Rocket Contest

Festus High School Rocketry Club out launch nation’s top teams, will represent U.S. at International Competition in June The Plains, Va. – Proving their impressive prowess with science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills, the Festus High School of Festus, Mo., captured first prize at the Team America Rocketry Challenge’s (TARC) Final Fly-off, held Saturday […]

AIA Urges Senate to Confirm Robert Lighthizer as U.S. Trade Representative

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher urging the Senate to confirm Robert Lighthizer as U.S. Trade Representative. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association, whose member companies work closely with the U.S. Trade Representative and the Executive Office of the President to promote American competitiveness in the global civil aviation and space […]

AIA Congratulates Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson on Confirmation

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher congratulating Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson on the Senate confirming her nomination. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association, offers its congratulations to the Honorable Heather Wilson on her confirmation by the Senate to serve as the next Secretary of the Air Force. She […]

AIA Welcomes Decision to Send F-35 to Paris

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher on DOD’s decision to send the F-35 to the International Paris Air Show. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association applauds today’s announcement of DOD’s decision to send the F-35 to the International Paris Air Show. International air shows provide the U.S. aerospace and defense industry […]

Report: AIA Calls for Actions to Spur U.S. Space Competitiveness

New Report Outlines Policies Needed to Boost the U.S. Space Industry’s Global Competitiveness Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association, supported by research and analysis provided by the consulting firm Bryce Space and Technology, released a report today highlighting the growing importance of the U.S. domestic space industry to our nation’s economic vitality and security. […]

AIA Welcomes Full-Year FY17 Appropriation

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher on the FY17 Omnibus Budget Deal. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association welcomes the announcement of the $1.165 trillion fiscal year 2017 Omnibus Budget Deal and urges both chambers of Congress to pass it this week. The Omnibus funds critical investments in national security, as […]

AIA Urges Senate to Confirm Mira Ricardel to lead Bureau of Industry and Security

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher urging the Senate to confirm Mira Ricardel as Under Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Security. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association, whose member companies work closely with the Commerce Department to promote American competitiveness in the global civil aviation, space systems, and defense market, […]

AIA Urges Congress to Pass Full Appropriation for Defense

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher on need for Congress to increase defense spending now and into the future. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association urges Congress to increase defense spending substantially, now – by passing the fiscal year 2017 (FY17) Defense Appropriations bill and the President’s recent request for additional […]

AIA Welcomes Senate Introduction of the Regulatory Accountability Act

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher on introduction of S. 951, the Regulatory Accountability Act in the Senate. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association welcomes Senate introduction of the Regulatory Accountability Act (RAA) on Wednesday and urges the Senate to move quickly to pass it. Earlier this year, AIA was a […]

AIA Welcomes President Trump’s Tax Plan

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher on President Trump’s announcement of his plan to reform the tax code. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association welcomes President Trump’s announcement Wednesday of his intent to reform the tax code. There are a number of proposals under consideration for inclusion in the tax reform […]

AIA Welcomes President Trump’s Announcement of Nominees to Ex-Im Bank Board of Directors

Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher on President Trump’s announcement naming former Congressmen Scott Garrett and Spencer Bachus as nominees to the Export-Import Bank Board of Directors. Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association welcomes President Trump’s announcement Friday naming former Congressmen Scott Garrett and Spencer Bachus as nominees to the Export-Import […]

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