Edmond Named Assistant Vice President of Industrial Base Policy

Arlington, Va. - Micah Edmond, an executive with more than fifteen years experience in senior advisory positions with the Department of Defense, on the Hill and in the private sector, has joined the Aerospace Industries Association as assistant vice president of Industrial Base Policy.

World’s Largest Student Rocket Contest Shows Momentum in Growing Strong Workforce

Arlington, Va. – Hundreds of students from across the country will meet May 11 at Great Meadow in The Plains, VA to decide the winner of the world’s largest student rocket contest.

Media Advisory: Crowdfund Campaign to Advertise for Space Program

Arlington, Va. – The Aerospace Industries Association is leading a first-of-its-kind crowdfund campaign to showcase to students and young people the exciting new era of U.S. space exploration.

AIA Receives Aviation Week & Space Technology Laureate Award for Workforce Development Activities

Arlington, Va. - Marion C. Blakey, President and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Association, and Susan Lavrakas, AIA’s Director of Workforce, were honored last evening at Aviation Week & Space Technology’s 56th annual Laureate Awards banquet in the workforce category for the association’s outstanding STEM education activities, including AIA’s decade-old Team America Rocketry Challenge.

AIA Welcomes Next Steps Toward Comprehensive Export Control Reform

Arlington, Va. - The Aerospace Industries Association welcomes today’s announcement of formal notification to Congress of the first tranche of impending revisions to the U.S. Munitions List.