Other Membership Options

Interested in aviation? Support the industry? Work in the military? AAAE is for you. See below for your membership options.


AAAE other memberships offer lots of benefits, some of which are:

  • Professional Development
  • Accreditation and Certification
  • Networking
  • Training and Education
  • Washington Representation
  • News and Publication

Associate Membership

  • Individuals who have an interest in airports and aviation and does not fall into any of the other specified membership categories.
  • $325

Participating Membership

  • Individuals who are not actively engaged in airport management but who are affiliated with an organization having an interest in the administration of a public airport (airport board member, city manager, mayor) or who are affiliated with the governmental agency or board having an interest in or charged with responsibilities with respect to airport management or administration of a public airport; or who is affiliated with a non-profit organization or educational institution with a direct interest in airport management.
  • $325

Military/DOD Membership

  • Individuals who are serving on active duty in the military, actively employed with the U.S. Department of Defense, veterans, or retired military personnel as defined by the Veterans Benefits Administration Manual and are not employed full time at a public airport or in the field of civil aviation.
  • $150