Arlington, Va. (Nov. 15, 2023) – Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning today praised both chambers for voting to go to conference on the Fiscal Year 2024 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
“On behalf of aerospace and defense companies across the United States, we are grateful for progress from both the House and Senate in advancing the National Defense Authorization Act into conference,” AIA President and CEO Eric Fanning said. “We thank Speaker Johnson, Majority Leader Schumer, Minority Leader McConnell, and Minority Leader Jeffries for prioritizing supporting our defense industrial base, our troops, and our national security. As the conferees debate this year’s national defense funding, we encourage them to remember the defense industrial base’s crucial role as a key partner with the U.S. military for protecting our competitive advantage and supporting our allies and partners around the world. We look forward to the passage of this critical legislation.”