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South Lafourche Leonard Miller, Jr. Airport recently signed on as a Business Partner with the National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO).  The Louisiana airport provides air services in close proximity to Port Fourchon and the Gulf of Mexico. “We […]

James Stephens, Executive Director of the South Carolina Aeronautics Commission has been selected to serve as Chair of the National Association of State Aviation Officials’ (NASAO) UAS Committee. “I am thrilled to be a part of this,” said Stephens. “I […]

ACRP Project 01-37, Performance Measures for State Aviation Agencies, had their kick-off panel meeting on November 20, 2017.  Three state aviation officials were named to the panel including PennDOT’s Bureau of Aviation Director, Anthony J. McCloskey, P.E. “In everything we […]




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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