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Airports and Industry Experts Release New Data and Strategies to Navigate Future Power Demands

AAAE, through its Airport Consortium on Transformation (ACT), has released one of the first industry reports on the state of energy transition at airports.

Hearing Report: Paul Bradbury Urges Congress to Clear FAA Bill To Avoid Disruptions in Projects

On November 30, Paul Bradbury, P.E., the Airport Director at the Portland International Jetport, urged lawmakers to complete action on a multi-year FAA reauthorization bill and described how additional delays could disrupt critical safety projects.

Regulatory Alert: AAAE Responds to Proposed Rule to Update PFC Program Regulations

AAAE responded to the FAA proposed rule that would make a series of changes to the regulations governing the passenger facility charge program.

New Issue

In the latest issue, you’ll find information on crisis communications/social media from Tampa International; insights into DFW's emergency management mission capability; a Q&A with Cynthia Guidry, P.E., airport director for California's Long Beach Airport., City of Cleveland director of port control; how to ensure a smooth airport construction process; and much more.


Airport Magazine - October/November 2023

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Upcoming Events VIEW ALL

December 4-8, 2023

In Person: Alexandria, VA

AAAE/SC Chapter AAAE Loretta Scott, A.A.E. Accreditation/Certification Academy 

The AAAE/SC Chapter AAAE Loretta Scott, A.A.E. Accreditation/Certification Academy provides an intensive review of the Body of Knowledge modules, and an opportunity to complete the multiple-choice exam at the end of the course.

December 4-6, 2023

In Person: San Diego, CA

AAAE/Unison Consulting, Inc. CIP Planning and Finance Workshop 

Join industry colleagues in discussing challenges and accomplishments in planning, financing, and implementing airport capital improvement programs in 2023.

December 5-6, 2023

Virtual: 1-4 p.m (EST) Daily

Airport 101 Virtual Training 

This course is tailored for new airport professionals and incoming public officials to enhance the individual’s understanding of the aviation story, industry leaders, airport management issues, current challenges faced by industry leaders and strategies for implementing sensible strategic plans or goals. It is designed to present new airport board members or commissioners, senior and mid-level airport executives, and entry level with a substantive and thoughtful review of the airport industry. This course also gives a capstone summary of the airport management environment from A-Z.

December 11-13, 2023

In Person: Tampa, FL

AAAE Airport Social Media Summit 

Connect, engage, and exchange during this lively gathering of airport communicators and marketers from around the country!

Engineering Possibilities | Olsson | See How

Engineering Possiblities

Most see an airport. We see a community taking flight.


Professional Development Grants

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Applications are now being accepted for 2024 Professional Development Grants to select AAAE events! We've helped over 100 members attend signature conferences and trainings who otherwise would not have the opportunity - many of whom have now earned their A.A.E., serve in leadership roles on committees, and even on the board of directors!


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