AIA Congratulates Pritzker on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association offers its congratulations to Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker after being confirmed Tuesday by the United States Senate.

Mitchell Named Assistant Vice President of Acquisition Policy

Arlington, Va. — Mary Jane Mitchell, an executive with more than thirty years of acquisition experience with the Department of Defense, including a number of senior positions within the U.S. Air Force, has joined the Aerospace Industries Association as assistant vice president of Acquisition Policy.

US team captures Gold in 2013 International Rocketry Challenge

Paris — Three students from the Georgetown, Texas, 4-H rocketry club took home gold medals after placing first in the sixth annual International Rocketry Challenge at Le Bourget Airport in Paris.

Poll Demonstrates Popular Support for Civil Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Paris — The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) released new poll data at the Paris Air Show today, showing worldwide public perception of civil and commercial uses for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) is unmistakably positive.

AIA, Gov. Fallin Tout Value of Strong Government-Industry Partnership

Paris — The leadership of the Aerospace Industries Association joined with Gov. Mary Fallin of Oklahoma and representatives from the U.S. government and state delegations at the Paris Air Show today to discuss issues ranging from the impacts of sequestration budget cuts to the potential societal and economic benefits of unmanned aircraft systems and the value of trade to the aerospace and defense industry.