RTCA Announces New Special Committee on Counter-Unmanned Aerial Systems

RTCA, Inc. has announced the establishment of a new special committee on Counter-Unmanned Aerial Systems (C-UAS). This new committee of industry and government experts is being established to support the safe and harmonized implementation of C-UAS into the national airspace system. The scope of this activity will be focused on developing consensus documents that detail […]

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RTCA Announces Three New Appointments to Board of Directors

RTCA, Inc. announces today the appointment of Nathan Boelkins, Michael Ingram, and Lorne Cass to its Board of Directors. Nathan Boelkins leads the Commercial Avionics portfolio for the Avionics business at Collins Aerospace.  He is responsible for customer satisfaction, leading portfolio growth, strategic planning, profit and loss, and advanced product development program performance for the […]

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World War II 75th Commemoration Committee Launches Public Fundraising Campaign for End of War Commemorative Events

On the 78th anniversary of the U.S. entry into World War II, the 75th World War II Commemoration Committee is launching a public fundraising initiative to engage your patriotic support. The 75th WWII Commemoration Committee will spearhead the bookend events: The Arsenal of Democracy tribute remembering the end of war in Europe, May 8, 2020; […]

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NASAO Announces 202O Board Members

Photo above – NASAO Executive Board (left to right): Anthony McCloskey (PA), Treasurer; John Binder (AK), Chair; Bobby Walston (NC), Vice Chair; Cassandra Isackson (MN), Immediate Past Chair; Dave Ulane (CO), Secretary. The National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO) announced the members of the 2019 – 2020 Board at NASAO’s 88th Annual Convention & […]

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GAMA Welcomes New Associate Members

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) has announced membership actions on two companies: magniX and VerdeGo Aero. magniX joined GAMA in 2018 as an Associate EPIC member and has since been actively engaged in the committee’s activities. Headquartered in Redmond, Washington and also operating in Australia, magniX develops all-electric propulsion units intended for normal category, […]

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GAMA Announces 2020 Aviation Design Challenge on National Aviation Day

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) today announced it is opening registration for the 2020 Aviation Design Challenge, on National Aviation Day. The Aviation Design Challenge is an annual competition GAMA hosts to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education in U.S. high schools through aviation-focused curriculum and a virtual fly-off. “This will be […]

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RTCA Welcomes New Members

RTCA has announced the addition of five organizations to its membership: Ampaire, Dayton-Granger, Inc., Route Dynamics Corp, Skydrive Inc. and Stellar Solutions. RTCA and the aviation community owe a debt of gratitude to the dozens of committee leaders and thousands of committee participants who continue to deliver consensus on tough issues, leading to tangible outcomes […]

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RTCA, Inc. and the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Announce Signing of MOU

RTCA, Inc. and the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) have announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate in promoting the value and power of digital standards to support information integration and interoperability solutions in the aviation ecosystem. The MOU establishes an agreement to work jointly in the development of standards and solutions […]

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RTCA, Inc. Announces New Advisory Board Members

At its annual meeting of its members on June 27, 2019, seven new members were elected to RTCA’s Advisory Board. Joining the Advisory Board for the first time are Randy Kanegy (Air Line Pilots Association, International), Sean Cassidy (Amazon Prime), Richard Stansbury (Embry Riddle University),Jens Hennig (General Aviation Manufacturers Association), Stacy Cordell (University of Kansas), […]

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