NATA is The Voice of Aviation Business. NATA's mission is straightforward: Empowering our members to be safe and successful aviation businesses.
NATA is best known for its advocacy role in Washington, D.C., and throughout the nation. NATA fights hard to ensure that aviation businesses receive equitable treatment in both the legislative and regulatory arena. NATA's Government and Industry Affairs Department represents the interests of aviation businesses before Congress and the FAA, as well as other state and federal agencies. Locally, NATA actively supports a growing airport network so that aviation businesses can continue to prosper.
For more than 75 years, NATA has focused on representing the interests of aviation businesses. Our dedication will continue with the support of our members and staff and lead to the further growth and prosperity of air transportation. NATA represents the interests of
aviation businesses and provides a range of training, educational and
networking opportunities; and other important benefits and services.
Member Driven. NATA represents the interests of aviation businesses before Congress, federal agencies and state and local governments. Drawing on the experience and expertise of our members, your participation in NATA's committee structure is vital to ensuring a progressive, proactive and vibrant association.
Regulatory and Legislative Support. The Association’s regulatory affairs and
legislative staff leverages decades of agency, industry, and field experience
to keep aviation businesses apprised of the regulatory and legislative climate
and ensure that they receive equitable treatment. To request assistance with a
regulatory issue, visit our Regulatory
Support Center to connect with a staff member. Utilize our Connect with
Congress tool to get connected, host a facility tour, or support our
efforts on Capitol Hill.
NATA Safety 1st Training Programs.
The NATA Safety 1st program enhances safety by improving the knowledge and skills required of employees in positions critical to running of a successful business. Training programs include Professional Line Service Training; Line Service Supervision & Training Management; Customer Service, Safety & Security; Safety & Health Training for Aviation Facilities; De/Anti Icing; and Aircraft Flight Coordinator Training. Contact the Safety 1st
Team at Safety1st@nata.aero
NATA News is a weekly electronic newsletter including industry news, regulatory and legislative updates, and information on upcoming events and programs. Because the news cycle never stops, NATA keeps its members informed in real time utilizing email and social media sites. Visit this link
for an archive of NATA's newsletters. Follow NATA on:
Respected Industry Publications.
Members receive the quarterly
Aviation Business Journal
, the annual NATA Aviation Resource & Membership Directory, and others. Visit this link
for an archive of the
Aviation Business Journal
NATA Educational Conferences/Seminars/Roundtables.
Dozens of opportunities every year to meet peers and industry leaders and learn about a host of industry issues are listed on the events page
NATA Group Safety Plan (Workers' Compensation)TM.
NATA is proud to introduce a member benefit that lets your workers compensation insurance program work harder for you.NATA's Workers Compensation Insurance Program, now underwritten by Old Republic Aerospace, includes a Good Experience Dividend (GED), which provides additional savings based on group performance. Click here to learn more
Known Crewmember Program (KCM).
Known Crewmember is a risk-based screening system available to eligible Part 135 and Part 125 air charter crews that expedites flight-crew member access to sterile areas of airports and makes airport checkpoint screening more efficient. Click here
for more information.
The NATA Shipping Program
. The NATA Shipping Program
, managed by PartnerShip®, is a comprehensive inbound and outbound shipping program that combines simplicity, savings, and value for all members. PartnerShip provides members with unparalleled customer service and exclusive discounts on select FedEx® small package services. Members also receive significant savings on LTL freight, truckload, and tradeshow shipments with UPS Freight, YRC Freight, and other reputable carriers. For more information and to enroll, visit PartnerShip.com/NATA or call PartnerShip at 800-599-2902.
NATA Compliance Services
. NATA Compliance Services offers a 10% discount off their already competitive rates to NATA members on background check services (regulatory & non-regulatory). NATA Compliance Services also offers competitive rates on identification badges and drug/alcohol program management (regulatory & non-regulatory). Fingerprinting and fingerprint collection services are offered under TSA-mandated guidelines. If you have questions or would like any additional information, contact NATACS at info@NATAcs.aero
, 800-788-3210, or visit www.NATAcs.aero
ARAMARK Uniform Discount.
NATA has partnered with ARAMARK Uniform Services to provide members discounts on rental and lease uniforms rates and facility services (mats, towels, mops, restroom supplies, etc.). To learn more about ARAMARK and the products and services that are available, please click here
Avis Rental Car Discount.
NATA members can save on personal and/or business rentals through Avis. Members receive a special Avis Worldwide Discount number to use when making reservations. Click here to learn more.
Hertz Car Rental.
Wherever your travel takes you, close to home or around the world, an NATA CDP number is the key to special savings. All NATA members receive access to this Hertz discount. To learn more about Hertz and the discounts that are available to NATA members, please click here
. Post or browse RFPs, industry press releases and job listings, please click here
NATA Member Logo
. Members may log in to access a Web version and print version of NATA's member logo to display proudly, please click here
If you have questions or would like any additional information, contact Membership at email@example.com
or (800) 808-NATA.