The Aerospace and Defense Industry Workforce

The composition of the aerospace and defense industry's workforce is as diverse as it is large. With over one million workers employed in the aerospace and defense industry, it is important that we retain and support the skills needed to grow our industry. This infographic shows what the most sought after skills are for our industry, what the general demographics of our industry are and who we hire. 

Barnard Recognized with Lyman Award

Rick Barnard, one of the founders of Defense News, Space News and Civil Aviation News, and the founding editor of Defense News, has been selected to receive the 2013 Lauren D. Lyman Award for outstanding achievement in aerospace communications.

AIA Commends Passage of Budget Deal

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey commending passage of the Bipartisan Budget Deal of 2013.

49th Annual Year-End Luncheon

Keynote Address

Marion C. Blakey, President & CEO
December 18, 2013

Wright Brothers Memorial Dinner and Awards Ceremony

Acceptance Speech for the NAA’s Wright Memorial Trophy

Marion C. Blakey, President and CEO
November 13, 2013