Media Advisory: Sequestration and the American Workforce

Washington, D.C. – A broad range of organizations representing the business community, education, healthcare, manufacturing and other areas of American life will join together on December 2 to discuss the consequences of sequestration budget cuts on America’s workforce.

UAS Integration Plan Signals Major Step Forward For Aviation’s Next Great Frontier

Arlington, Va. – The Aerospace Industries Association today lauded the Federal Aviation Administration’s announcement of the agency’s Roadmap for “Integration of Civil Unmanned Aircraft Systems in the National Airspace System (NAS).”

Media Advisory: Administrator Huerta to Discuss UAS Integration at AIA Forum

Washington, D.C. – FAA Administrator Michael P. Huerta will be giving keynote remarks at an AIA-sponsored Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) forum, Thursday, Nov. 7, at 11:00am.

AIA to Offer Authorized 3D CAD Models of National Aerospace Standards

The Aerospace Industries Association today announced partnerships with IHS and CADENAS PARTsolutions to offer authorized 3D computer-aided design (CAD) models of components based on critical National Aerospace Standards (NAS), providing a valuable new tool for engineers across the aerospace industry to accelerate innovation, shorten design cycles and reduce costs.

AIA Lauds Export Control Reform Enactment

The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) welcomes today’s enactment of the first set of revisions to the U.S. Munitions List (USML) that are removing onerous controls on exports of essentially commercial technology used in military aircraft (Category VIII) and military aircraft engines (Category XIX).  Subjecting these technologies to the export control requirements of the Commerce Control List (CCL) will allow for more appropriate reviews and restrictions while making trade with America’s closest military allies and partners more predictable, efficient and transparent.