UAS Panel and Poll Release

At the 50th International Paris Airshow

REMARKS BY:
Marion C. Blakey, President and CEO
June 19, 2013

Poll Demonstrates Popular Support for Civil Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Paris — The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) released new poll data at the Paris Air Show today, showing worldwide public perception of civil and commercial uses for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) is unmistakably positive.

AIA, Gov. Fallin Tout Value of Strong Government-Industry Partnership

Paris — The leadership of the Aerospace Industries Association joined with Gov. Mary Fallin of Oklahoma and representatives from the U.S. government and state delegations at the Paris Air Show today to discuss issues ranging from the impacts of sequestration budget cuts to the potential societal and economic benefits of unmanned aircraft systems and the value of trade to the aerospace and defense industry.

May/June eUpdate 2013

DOD Report Details Sequestration Impact

Arlington, Va. — The release of DOD’s “DD 1414, Base for Reprogramming” report on Tuesday marks a watershed in ongoing debate over the detrimental effects of sequestration budget cuts.