National Aerospace Week 2014

Author: Edward Goldstein

Recognition by the Secretary of Commerce, an award to a longstanding congressional champion of the aerospace and defense industry, and high-level discussions of the need for greater national investment in air power and the NextGen air transportation system were among the highlights of this year’s National Aerospace Week.

AIA Praises Passage of FY15 Short-Term Continuing Resolution

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey commending passage of the FY2015 Continuing Resolution which will keep the government operating through December 11, 2014

AIA Presents 2014 Wings of Liberty Award to Representative Harold “Hal” Rogers

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association is presenting its prestigious Wings of Liberty Award September 18 to Rep. Harold “Hal” Rogers (R-Ky.), in recognition of his longtime support of the aerospace and defense industry.

Moving Toward Rational FAA Regulation of Unmanned Aircraft Systems

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

Even though Congress has mandated a deadline in 2015 for integrating unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) into U.S. airspace, that deadline will probably not be met. However, increasing attention from many sources outside the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is focused on how safety concerns will be addressed.

Student Rocketeers Wanted for World’s Largest Rocket Competition

Team America Rocketry Challenge Registration Open to 7-12th Graders