NATA Recognizes Outstanding Public Service To The Industry
NATA’s Distinguished Public Service Award is a special honor awarded by its Board of Directors and members—recognizing outstanding public service and contributions to the industry. Each year, award winners are recognized during an Awards Presentation Luncheon held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting and Aviation Business Conference.
2019 - Dorenda Baker, former Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Executive Director of the Aircraft Certification Service (AIR)
2018 - Dr. Gerald Dillingham, former U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Director of Civil Aviation Issues
2017 - Michael Huerta, former FAA Administrator
2017 - Peggy Gilligan, former FAA Associate Administrator for Aviation Safety
2017- Eddie Angeles, former FAA Associate Administrator for Airports