Marrone Named Vice President for National Security and Acquisition Policy

Arlington, Va. - Christian P. Marrone has joined AIA as Vice President for National Security and Acquisition Policy, bringing to the association extensive budget policy experience from both the Defense Department and the private sector.

AIA Vows to Continue Fight Against Sequestration

Arlington, Va. - Sequestration cuts were never supposed to happen but were intended to hold the discretionary budget as a hostage to ensure a balanced solution to our nation’s fiscal challenges.

AIA Announces First Cyber Security Standard

Arlington, Va. – The Aerospace Industries Association announces that the first National Aerospace Standard written specifically on cyber security was released January 31, 2013. National Aerospace Standard NAS9924, “Cyber Security Baseline” provides guidance that benefits the aerospace and defense suppliers of all capability levels by giving the supply chain a base line of standard practices they can follow to better protect their information system infrastructures from cyber threats.

AIA Congratulates Hagel on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association offers its congratulations to Secretary of Defense Charles “Chuck” Hagel on being confirmed by the United States Senate to succeed Defense Secretary Leon Panetta.

AIA Encourages Governors To Ask Tough Questions About Sequestration at NGA Winter Meeting in DC

Arlington, Va. – As the National Governors Association convenes this weekend at its winter meeting in Washington, D.C., the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) encourages governors to use the high-profile gathering to highlight the negative impact sequestration will have on their states.