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.

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.