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Aerospace Industry Calls for a Joint Working Group to Find Solutions to Potential 5G Interference on Radio Altimeters

Arlington, Va. – The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) is leading a coalition of organizations representing the world’s leading aerospace manufacturers, …

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Aerospace Industry Makes Progress in Workforce Development & Diversity Prioritization

2021 Aerospace & Defense Workforce Study Conducted by AIA and AIAA with Ernst & Young LLP Arlington, Va. (November 2, …

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U.S. Commercial Aviation Manufacturers Commit to Net-Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Arlington, Va. ­­– Today, the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) announced a commitment for commercial aviation manufacturers to work with airline …

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AIA’s Fanning: ‘Government funding deal is encouraging, but a long-term solution is needed’

Arlington, Va. ­– Eric K. Fanning, President and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Association, issued the following statement urging Congress …

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AIA’s “2021 Facts & Figures” report details the pandemic’s impact on the A&D industries

Report also provides a glimpse at a post-pandemic recovery Arlington, VA – The COVID-19 pandemic took an immense toll on …

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AIA Welcomes New Members of Communication Team

Arlington, Va. (Sept. 8, 2021) — The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) is expanding its Communications Department with three new hires. …

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Oregon Students Crowned National Champions in World’s Largest Rocket Contest

Oregon Episcopal School team tops 614 rocketry teams from across America to win the 2021 American Rocketry Challenge Arlington, VA …

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AIA Expands Its National Security Policy Team

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) is expanding its National Security Policy team, hiring David Turkovic to serve …

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100 Teams Advance to National Finals in World’s Largest Student Rocket Contest

Student rocketeers from 27 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands will compete next month for more than $100,000 in prizes …

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AIA President & CEO Congratulates NASA Administrator Nelson on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning released the following statement applauding the U.S. …

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Aerospace Industries Association Adding Aerospace & Defense Veteran to Senior Team

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) will welcome a veteran aerospace and defense advocate to its senior team …

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AIA President & CEO Congratulates Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning released the following statement applauding the U.S. …

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AIA President & CEO Congratulates United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning released the following statement applauding the U.S. …

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AIA President and CEO: American Rescue Plan Act Bolsters Stability, Resilience of Aerospace and Defense Industry

Arlington, Va. — Today, President Joe Biden signed H.R. 1319, the American Rescue Plan Act, into law. Aerospace Industries Association …

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AIA President & CEO Congratulates Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning released the following statement praising Secretary of …

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American Rocketry Challenge Announces Multiple Sites for 2021 Competition’s National Finals

Ten or more regional sites will host fly-offs Arlington, Va. – To protect the health and safety of teams, teachers, …

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AIA President & CEO: American Rescue Plan Act Protects Critical Aerospace Workers

Arlington, Va. — Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning released the following statement on the passage …

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AIA Welcomes Introduction of Bipartisan Senate Bill to Extend Federal Contractor COVID-19 Pandemic Relief Authorities

Arlington, Va. — This week, U.S. Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Mark Warner (D-VA) introduced S.460, a bipartisan bill that …

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AIA Expands Its Legislative Affairs Team

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) is expanding its Legislative Affairs team, hiring Katarina DeFilippo and Scott Harris …

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Aerospace Workers and Industry Coalition Applauds Jobs Protection Provision in FY21 Omnibus Reconciliation Act

Since the start of the pandemic, more than 100,000 American aerospace jobs have been lost; without congressional action, over 200,000 …

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AIA President & CEO Congratulates Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen Hicks on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning released the following statement applauding the U.S. …

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AIA President & CEO Applauds Confirmation of Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas

Arlington, Va. — Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning released the following statement congratulating Alejandro Mayorkas …

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AIA President & CEO Congratulates Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning released the following statement applauding the U.S. …

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AIA President & CEO Congratulates Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric Fanning released the following statement applauding Antony Blinken’s …

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