NBAA CEO Says ‘Bold Actions’ Needed in Congress and Across Industry to Build Future Aviation Workforce

National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen cited several industry efforts across multiple paths to build a diverse business aviation workforce in a written statement to the U.S. House Small Business Committee’s Subcommittee on Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Workforce Development. Although the COVID-19 pandemic “provided a momentary reprieve from the transportation workforce shortage,” […]

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NATA and 41 Other Industry Groups Urge Biden Administration to Address SAF Regulatory Roadblocks

The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) joined forces with a host of other aviation stakeholders urging the Biden Administration to address significant regulatory roadblocks that currently hinder wide-scale commercialization of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). In a May 12 letter to National Climate Advisor Gina McCarthy, 42 organizations representing nearly every sector of the industry—including SAF […]

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Aviation Associations Mourn Passing of Former U.S. Secretary Norman Mineta

Aviation Associations including the General Aviation Manufacturing Association (GAMA), National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), and the National Air Transportation Association (NATA), paid tribute to former United States congressman, military veteran, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, aviation champion and American legend Norman Y. Mineta, who passed away recently at age 90. The son of Japanese immigrants, […]

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Skyryse and Air Methods Partner to Enhance Safety by Helping Pilots Focus on their Life-Saving Mission

Skyryse, a transportation technology company, and Air Methods, the leading American air medical transport company, today announced a partnership to retrofit more than 400 single-engine helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft in the Air Methods fleet with FlightOS, a shared mission to advance further safety measures to protect pilots and patients. The new Skyryse FlightOS hardware and […]

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