AIA to Present 2013 Wings of Liberty Award to Senator Barbara Mikulski

The Aerospace Industries Association will present Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) with its prestigious Wings of Liberty Award September 18, in recognition of her longtime support of the nation’s aerospace priorities, including national security, aviation, space exploration and weather forecasting programs.

House Defense Appropriations Bill Ignores Sequestration

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey on passage of the House Defense Appropriations Bill.

AIA: Don’t Shackle American Exporters

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey on the upcoming debate and vote on the nomination of Fred P. Hochberg to a second term as head of the Export-Import Bank.

AIA: Security of Americans Taking Back Seat to Budget Politics

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey on the risk to America’s national security strategy outlined in Defense Secretary Hagel’s letter to the Senate Armed Services Committee.

Bahrami Named Vice President of Civil Aviation

Arlington, Va. — Ali Bahrami, an executive with more than thirty years of experience in aviation – 24 years with the Federal Aviation Administration among them – and one of America’s leading experts in commercial aircraft certification and validation, has joined the Aerospace Industries Association as vice president of Civil Aviation.