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On Wednesday, March 21st Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty’s (D-CT) bipartisan bill, Promoting Women in the Aviation Workforce Act (H.R. 4673), is scheduled to be one of several measures considered in the House Transportation and Infrastructure Markup. The bill would direct the […]

With drones able to do more than ever before, the N.C. Department of Transportation wants to help educate local government agencies and businesses on some of those potential practical applications. A capacity crowd was on hand recently as NCDOT’s Division […]

Today, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster indicated that he will forgo continued debate over his controversial ATC reform proposal. “We commend Chairman Shuster for responsibly relinquishing his effort to reform our nation’s air traffic control system as […]




Whether you are a state aviation official, staff member or a Friend of NASAO, there are opportunities for you to become more involved with NASAO through participation on one of our many Committees. See a complete list of opportunities and let us know where you would like to be involved. More
NASAO is one of the most senior aviation organizations in the United States, predating even the Federal Aviation Administration’s predecessor, the Civil Aeronautics Authority. The states first established NASAO to ensure uniformity of safety measures, to standardize airport regulations and develop a truly national air transportation system responsive to local, state, and regional needs. More
NASAO holds two formal conferences each year – our Annual Convention and Trade Show, typically held in September and a Washington Legislative Conference held in the nation’s Capital during the February/March timeframe. NASAO also has a presence at EAA’s AirVenture, held each year in Oshkosh, Wisconsin in late July. Whether you are looking to attend an interesting, informative and relevant conference or would like to exhibit or sponsor an event, let us know. More
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