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Search underway for President and CEO of the National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO), dedicated to ensuring uniformity of safety measures, standardization of airport regulations and development of a truly national air transportation system responsive to local, state, and […]

  State Aviation Directors Conclude National Convention by Presenting Oklahoma Director Its Most Prestigious Award  OCTOBER 15, 2018 OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – At its recently concluded 87th annual convention and trade show in Oklahoma City, the National Association of State […]

October 3, 2018 Washington D.C. – NASAO welcomes House and Senate passage of a compromise five-year FAA reauthorization bill- the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 (H.R.302). The Senate today followed the House’s action last week and passed this bill by a […]




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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